Jamie is an educator, artist, and attorney. At the University of Colorado, she worked as a faculty member for the INVST Community Studies Department where she trained community leaders to work for the benefit of humanity and the environment. Additionally she taught with the Civic Education Program at Northwestern University, combining education and community service to promote civic responsibility among young people. Most recently, she fostered global and cross-cultural knowledge and understanding as an International Trip Leader with the LEAP Now Program, in affiliation with the New College of California. She currently works as an Associate Attorney with the Scheitler & Elio law firm in Denver, Colorado. At this time, Jamie is also working as the Project Director for the Global Youth Forums Project, seeking to involve and empower youth from all over Kenya by creating opportunities for leadership development and increased civic engagement in local, regional and national issues. She graduated with a BFA in filmmaking from the University of Colorado-Boulder and received her Juris Doctor degree from the University of Colorado School of Law.