VP of Housing & Supportive Services

Joined First Place: 2018

As Regional Director for Los Angeles, Jamie provides leadership, strategic oversight, and quality assurance of service and outcomes for the My First Place program throughout California, San Francisco and Solano County ILSPs, and Rising Up in San Francisco. She brings to this role extensive experience building and managing innovative programs and leading teams committed to advocacy for at-risk and underserved populations.

Before joining First Place, Jamie served as Director of Program Operations for the Illumination Foundation and Program Director for Caterina’s Club. Jamie holds a master’s degree in Clinical Psychology from Azusa Pacific University and Bachelor’s degree in psychology from Biola University.