Jamie started taking swim lessons at the age of 4 in Hong Kong before starting competitive training in Singapore at 7 years old. She started swimming in age group competitions with a San Diego Imperial swim team when she was 10, and swam for four years on her high school varsity swim & dive team. Her favorite events are the 100 & 200 backstroke and the 200IM. Before joining the Cal Aquatic Masters Team, she coached beginning age group swimmers in San Diego for three summers. Jamie joined the Strawberry Canyon Aquatic Masters coaching team in April 2011 and is extremely excited to develop her coaching skills. She is currently studying bioengineering at UC Berkeley and plans on graduating in 2013. Her other passions include red velvet cupcakes and reading Harry Potter.