Jamie has wanted to be a hairstylist since she was 7 years old. So in 1997 she enrolled at the Aveda Institute in Minneapolis. Jamie graduated the following year and has been doing hair ever since. She worked as a salon manager and stylist for Aveda for the first ten years of her career.
During the next ten years, of her career she worked as an educator at the Aveda Institute teaching cosmetology and becoming a color coach/educator. As well as doing hair behind the chair. Jamie has a great passion for color and is considered a color expert.
She enjoys doing all kinds of hair including: corrective color, beautiful everyday hair, foils, balayage, ombre’, cutting, and every color under the rainbow hair! And last but not least: Blonde! Blonde! Blondes!
Jamie also love’s doing special occasion hair for weddings, anniversaries, prom, etc.
She worked with the board of cosmetology in creating a new license for cosmetologist called a “special event permit” that allows updo styling outside of a salon.
Jamie loves to learn! She is always furthering her career by taking advanced classes (as well as teaching them). She likes to know what the newest trends are and how to do them! She loves to participate in hair shows and raise money for earth month and other charitable causes.
She truly loves the beauty industry!! Making people feel and look great is her true passion! Coming to Fantasia is going to allow her to further her career in learning MicroPoints Links and hair restoration. Something she is very excited about.