Jamie is a facilitator, teacher, curriculum developer and leadership coach currently working as an equity focused Leadership Coach and is the founder of The Equity Collaborative in Oakland, California. Prior to leading The Equity Collaborative he held the position of Senior Coach at the National Equity Project, in Oakland CA.
He has held the position of Director of Learning and Teaching at Pacific Educational Group in San Francisco and has been a public school teacher at every grade level of the system. He has focused his 20 year educational career, as a teacher and professional learning provider, on working with school and district teams to create more equitable learning environments incorporating observation, collaboration, and changing instruction to best meet the needs of underserved populations, particularly African American and Latino students.
Jamie is involved in systemic school reform initiatives and is responsible for the development and facilitation of leadership seminars for state, regional and district teams across the country. Jamie coaches in a wide range of schools and districts throughout the nation.