Jamie is a Chicago playwright, director, devisor, and performer. She is the founder of Chicago Playwrights Group and Firefly Storytelling, as well as the co-founder and former Artistic Director of Grassroots Theatre Project. Jamie is a former company member with Dal Vivo Theatre and The Moving Dock Theatre Company. She is a three-time recipient of grants from the City of Chicago’s Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events. Jamie has worked with The New Colony, Olive Juice Theatre, Pursuit Productions, Prologue Theatre, Walkabout Theatre, Food & Performances, Red Tape Theatre, Bailiwick Theatre, Apple Tree Theatre, and Premier Theatre & Performance. She holds a BFA in Theatre Performance from Viterbo University.