About Jesse

Jesse Feiler is a developer, consultant, and author specializing in Apple technologies. He is the creator of Minutes Machine for iPad, the meeting management app, Saranac River Trail app a guide to the Trail that includes location-based updates as well as social media tools. His apps are available in the App Store and are published by Champlain Arts Corp (champlainarts.com). As

a consultant; he has worked with small businesses and nonprofits on projects such as fine arts, production control, and publishing.

His books include:

  • Learn Computer Science with Swift: Computation Concepts, Programming Paradigms, Data Management, and Modern Component Architectures with Swift and Playgrounds (Apress, 2018)
  • iOS App Development for Dummies (Wiley, 2014)
  • The Nonprofit Risk Book with Gail B. Nayowith (Degruyter, 2018)


He is heard regularly on WAMC Public Radio for the Northeast's The Roundtable. He is founder of Friends of Saranac River Trail, Inc. He has spoken at a number of conferences and taught on Mac Mania cruises to the Caribbean and Alaska.


A native of Washington DC, he has lived in New York City and currently lives in Plattsburgh NY.