Honorable Jesse L.G. Alig
Jesse John Leon Guerrero was born on October 17, 1975 the eldest child of Edward Santos Alig and Carmen Cristobal Leon Guerrero. His paternal grandparents are Jesus Guerrero Alig (Familian Liberato) and Natividad Santos Alig (Familian Tibursio). His maternal grandparents are Juan Borja Leon Guerrero and Eduvigis (Bing) Cristobal Leon Guerrero.
He grew up in Piti and Tamuning with his brother, Daniel, and sister, Carmelita. They lived in Subic Bay Naval Base, Philippines in his elementary and middle school years, where his father completed Civil Service employment.
Upon his return to Guam, Jesse completed high school at John F. Kennedy High School and attended the University of Guam. Throughout his school career, he was an active volunteer at the Chancery Office of the Archdiocese of Agana and the Assumption of Our Lady Parish. His volunteerism earned him the honor of a private audience with then-Pope John Paul II at the World Youth Day Event in Denver, Colorado.
After college, he remained altruistically steadfast through the parish and community. He soon began government service with the Piti Mayor’s Office for eight years until he sought a sabbatical to commence a floral and event planning business venture, Heaven Scent, which is now celebrating eleven years of operations. Jesse returned to the Piti Mayor’s Office for another three years.
He was most currently a Special Assistant to Governor Eddie Baza Calvo. His initial duties included the management of concerns and projects of the island-wide constituency. Throughout his years in the Calvo Administration, he was to oversee protocol matters, The Government House and special island-wide projects of the Governor and First Lady.
Traditional Village Name: Piti • Population: 1,454
• Village Flower: White Plumeria, Frangipani or Kalachucha