California born-and-bred, Jamie's love of hair has taken her all over the world. For the last 10 years her training has ranged from Vidal Sassoon in Santa Monica to Bumble & Bumble in New York where she honed her mastery razor techniques. After finishing her training under the famed Coby Alcantar, she shifted her focus to education, and spent 4 years as a senior stylist and lead educator at Whittemore House in the West Village. A seasoned traveler, Jamie draws inspiration from a never-ending fascination with the world at large. Her aesthetic is one of natural beauty, as rich and raw as the coast from which she hails.
She's been a presence backstage at New York Fashion Week since 2006, creating hairstyles for designers Erin Fetherston, Zac Posen, Karen Walker, Mark Jacobs, and Louis Vuitton. Her work has also appeared in Allure, Teen Vogue, Nylon, W, Pop Magazine and Italian Vogue.
She currently works at Blackstones Salon, and continues to collaborate with many New York based artists.