Jesse D. Guzman is a San Francisco Bay Area Baritone who holds a double Bachelor of
Music in Vocal Performance and Music Education from the San Jose Staté University
School of Music & Dance. Herald as “foolproof, passionate, and infectious” (San Francisco
Bay Area Theatre Critics Circle) performer on stage, Guzman is a musical force unlike
Mr. Guzman works as a Marketing Officer, Recruiter, Educator, and Professional Musician
with immense experience within his field and as an interdisciplinary collaborator.
As an active creative leader, Mr. Guzman utilizes an upstream thinking approach in
management by recognizing excellence in individuals and instilling methods to reimage
active potential while working towards common goals.
Mr. Guzman adapts to changing priorities and maintains a positive and determined work
ethic. As a California Native from the Greater Palm Springs Area, he is strongly passionate
about collegial pedagogy, power of diversity, and inclusion.
Mr. Guzman joined the H&A Student Success Center in summer 2020 as the Marketing Student
Coordinator. At his time at the SJSU School of Music & Dance he supervised the Recruitment
Team, Creative Services Team, and led the Student Leadership Committee from 2015 -
2020. Other organizations include the American Choral Directors Association (ACDA)
and the National Association for Music Education (NAfME).
At a young age, Mr. Guzman has followed the same mantra his mentor passed down to
him: “When I sing for you, I share my heart. It’s all I am. It’s all I want to be.”