Jesse McCurry

Ag Brand Ambassador

How I Help…

My job is to help build the Adams Brown brand and agriculture team. My goal is to drive growth through the development of new engagements, serving as a key communicator at events and engaging clients in advisory calls. I am a passionate agriculturalist with a wide network and experience in many aspects of the industry.

In my career, I have helped organizations build capacity and my keen insights have served to expand conversations and opportunities.

"People-connector, gifted communicator, leader and resource for growth. K-Stater, farm kid and political nut."

Q&A with Jesse

What does above+beyond mean to you?
Exponential value. More than the sum of the parts.
What makes you unique?
I am personable and aspire to live out my values. My perspective is broad and my passions drive me to contribute value in meaningful ways.
What is your favorite music?
Old Time Rock and Roll
What are you most proud of and why?
Our kids. They are our treasure and future.
What is your favorite/least favorite word and why?
"Scrumdiddlyumptious." I mean look at it.

Life Outside the Office

Hobbies & Interests

  • Reading
  • Politics
  • History
  • Good movies

Frequented Websites

  • Facebook
  • Twitter

Little Known Facts

  • I’ve traveled to China and Vietnam
  • I once practiced Zen
  • I was a ninja in a passed life
  • I won a car

My Professional History


  • Kansas Ag and Rural Leadership (KARL)
  • K-State Alumni Association
  • WIBA


  • Kansas State University
    • Bachelor of Science in Agriculture Journalism
    • Master in Speech Communication

Work Highlights

  • Year joined Adams Brown: 2024
  • Job prior to working at Adams Brown: Executive Director at Kansas Grain Sorghum
  • Year entered industry: 2005

Honors & Awards

  • Wichita Business Journal 40 under 40