A Father, Bodybuilding Champion, and former Senator

Bodybuilding Champion

Public Servant & Public Voice

Father, Husband, Family Man

When he is not thinking of solutions for our island’s problems, Jesse enjoys spending time with his family, exercising, attending church, and mentoring our youth. Jesse is married to Mary Ann Suyao from Iloilo, Philippines. Mary Ann and Jesse have a 10-year-old daughter, Jessry Skye. Jesse has two older children and five grandchildren. Jesse’s son Ryan, 36, lives in California with his wife and three children. And Jesse’s oldest daughter, Jessica, 30, lives in Texas with her husband and two children.

Bodybuilding Champion & Fitness Expert

In the 1980s and until 1990, Jesse dedicated his life to competitive bodybuilding and nutrition.

1981

Mr. San Diego

  • In the 1980s and until 1990, Jesse was dedicated to competitive bodybuilding and nutrition. He entered the world of fitness and won the Mr. San Diego bodybuilding contest in 1981.
1982

Mr. Southern California & Mr. California

  • Jesse quickly established himself as a force to be reckoned with in the west coast bodybuilding community and in 1982 he won both Mr. Southern California and Mr. California.
1983

Mr. America

  • By 1983, Jesse had taken the U.S. bodybuilding world by storm and bagged himself the coveted Mr. America title, solidifying his name and position as a national champion.
1984

IFBB Professional

  • Jesse became an IFBB Professional in 1984 and competed as an official IFBB professional bodybuilder from 1984 to 1990. 
1984

IFBB Professional

  • Jesse became an  IFBB Professional in 1984 and competed as an official IFBB professional bodybuilder from 1984 to 1990
1985

National Physique Committee Vice-Chairman

  • During the time Jesse competed as an IFBB professional bodybuilder, he was also the Vice-Chairman of the National Physique Committee Southern California from 1985 to 1989.
1986

World’s Gym Co-Owner

  • Alongside his duties as the Vice-Chairman of the National Physique Committee of Southern California, Jesse also became the Co-Owner of World’s Gym, San Diego from 1986 to 1990.
1986

World’s Gym Co-Owner

  • Alongside his duties as the Vice-Chairman of the National Physique Committee of Southern California, Jesse also became the Co-Owner of World’s Gym, San Diego from 1986 to 1990.
1991

Guam Dept. of Parks & Recreation Health & Fitness Coordinator

  • In 1991, Jesse returned to Guam to become the Health & Fitness Coordinator at the Department of Parks & Recreation. He served in this capacity until 1994.
1995

Guam Health Planning and Development Agency, Deputy Director

  • After 1994, Jesse was appointed the Deputy Director of the Guam Health Planning and Development Agency from 1995 to 1997.
1997

Tarza Magical Adventure Zone, Operations Manager

  • By 1997, Jesse wanted to try new ventures and became the Operations Manager for Tarza Magical Adventure Zone from 1997 until 2000.

Public Servant & Public Voice

From 2003 to 2020, Jesse pursued his desire to serve the people of Guam running and winning a seat as a Senator for the 27th, 28th, and 29th Guam Legislature. He then took on another role serving to engage the public  – hosting a radio talk show on KUAM speaking out for the people of Guam.

2003

27th Guam Legislature

  • In 2003, Jesse stepped into the political realm and was sworn into office as a Senator serving in the 27th Guam Legislature. He became the Assistant Minority Whip, and subsequently chaired the  Subcommittee on “Open Skies.”
2005

28th Guam Legislature

  • By 2005, Jesse had gained recognition in matters of the state. He ran for re-election and won, swearing into office again, as a Senator for the 28th Guam Legislature. This time he became the Majority Whip for the Committee on Aviation, Immigration, Labor, and Housing.
2007

29th Guam Legislature

  • In 2007, Jesse ran for his third consecutive term in the 29th Guam Legislature and won. He was appointed Majority Leader and sat on the Committee on Aviation, Federal Affairs, Labor, Housing, and Committee on Banking & Insurance.
2009

Talk Show Host

  • After his third term in the Legislature, Jesse took a job at Kuam TV & Radio as a talk show host and connected with the people of Guam on a more personal level. He hosted the show, “The Buzz,” from 2009 to 2018.
2009

Talk Show Host

  • After his third term in the Legislature, Jesse took a job at Kuam TV & Radio as a talk show host and connected with the people of Guam on a more personal level. He hosted the show, “The Buzz” from  2009-2018.
2018

Campaign Chairman

  •  By 2018, Jesse wanted to get back into the political race. Except this time he would be running the campaign instead of running for office. He became the Campaign Chairman for Gutierrez Bordallo in 2018.
2019

Policy Advisor

  •  With his years of experience, Jesse was hired by the Office of the Vice-Speaker Telena Nelson as her Policy Advisor, from 2019 to 2020.  
2019

Policy Advisor

  • With his years of experience, Jesse was hired by the Office of the Vice-Speaker Telena Nelson as her Policy Advisor, from 2019 to 2020.
2022

Senatorial Candidate

  • During the pandemic, Jesse analyzed the island’s economy and saw that more needed to be done. He has provided suggestions and solutions benefiting us all and was encouraged to get back into office. Jesse is now running as a Republican for a seat in the 37th Guam legislature. Please vote for Jesse!

Paid for by the Committee to elect Jesse Lujan for Senator 2022

P.O. Box 10725 Tamuning, GU 96931

Marvin L. San Nicolas Crisostomo, Treasurer

(671)687-5363

jesse@jesselujan.org