Granato, Jesse D. was born on December 30, 1958. Son of Blas B. and Maria (Salinas) Granato.
Student, Roosevelt University.
Assistant House of Representatives, 1980-1988, Vice-Mayor' General’ s Office, Chicago, 1988-1994. Alderman ward 1 City of Chicago, since 1994. Ward committeeman, delegate Democratic National Convention, since 1996.