Jamie is originally from Estacada, OR and moved to Olympia, WA in 2009, before moving back to the Portland area in 2015 and has been living and working here since.
She is a graduate of The Evergreen State College where she earned a Bachelor’s of Arts in Education and Multicultural Studies. She is currently a graduate student at Lewis and Clark College, working towards her M.Ed. in School Counseling.
She has been working and volunteering with youth in various capacities for the past eight years, has served on an AmeriCorps team for two years, been an AVID tutor, an Educational Assistant supporting students with disabilities, and a volunteer mentor with incarcerated youth. She also has previous experience working at a service learning center at The Evergreen State College.
When not at work or at school, Jamie enjoys spending time with her spouse and their cat, cooking new foods, being in nature, and being with her family.