Jamie is a contemporary dance artist located in Vancouver, BC. She has studied at Modus Operandi under the direction of Tiffany Tregarthen, David Raymond, and Kate Franklin, and EDAM under the direction of Peter Bingham. As an independent artist, Jamie has had the pleasure of interpreting works for Justine Chambers and apprenticing for Tara Cheyenne Performance. As a choreographer, she has created works that have been shown at Dance Victoria, Boombox, Gold Saucer Studios, and Citadel+Compagnie. Jamie created commissioned works Festival of Recorded Movement and The Happening’s Senior Company and created multiple movement based film works which have been screened both nationally and internationally. Her artistic endeavours have been supported through multiple artistic residencies and choreographic labs including Dance Victoria’s Choreographic Lab, Banff Centre’s Creative Gestures Lab, WhatLab’s Artistic Residency, and Adelheid Company’s Re:research in Toronto. Jamie is an experienced and engaged teacher, having had the opportunity to lead multiple classes and workshops throughout the lower mainland. She is the most recent recipient of The Dance Centre’s biennial Iris Garland Emerging Choreographer Award.