Jesse Peed was born in La Plata and raised in the small community of Baden, Maryland, where he enjoyed farm life with his extended family. After Jesse graduated from Gwynn Park High School, he enlisted in the Army. He was honorably discharged after three years of Active Service he then served six years in the Reserves. For a few years he worked in the Louisiana oilfields, but felt his place was in Maryland. Upon his return he started Peed’s Pool Service, where he has been the owner/operator for over 30 years.
He married his high school sweetheart Kathryn Jean Smith, and has four children. Jesse and Kathryn have been married over 30 years, and look forward to many more.
As a small business owner and Veteran, Jesse felt that his experiences allowed him an insight to the challenges of Maryland’s citizens. He decided to become active in Maryland politics. Jesse has volunteered on many Republican campaigns and has run for higher office. He is also a former Chairman of the Republican Central Committee for Prince George’s County.