Jaimie is an enthusiast of all things online education and technology … from leveraging technology to enhance process efficiency to building online student communities. With over 20 years of experience in higher education, Jaimie spent the first 15 years of her career in student affairs/services which serves as the foundation for her experience and passion for making a difference in higher education. She has also served as a full-time and adjunct faculty member in face-to-face, blended, and online (using synchronous and asynchronous technology) modalities. Jaimie is a co-editor for two volumes of books about online education (published by Emerald Publishing): International Perspectives in Higher Education: Supporting and Engaging Online Learners, and International Perspectives in Online Instruction and four volumes about international perspectives on equity and inclusion. Jaimie also loves crafting and CrossFit. She lives in Southern California with her husband, two young girls 👨👧👧, and two Goldendoodles 🐕🐕.
Jaimie earned her Bachelor of Arts in Music from California Lutheran University, Masters of Education in Higher and Postsecondary Education from Arizona State University, and her Doctorate of Education in Leadership from the University of California Los Angeles.