Jamie has always been the type of person who has forged through adversity with determination and a positive attitude. Throughout various life struggles she rarely complained or adopted a "why me" attitude. This trait directed her into a career working as a sign language interpreter in order to help others who face life challenges of their own.
In June of 2011, at the age of 30, Jamie was diagnosed with breast cancer and spent the next year going through treatment. She fought through the chemotherapy and invasive treatments and was declared free of cancer in January of 2012.
Having won that battle, Jamie was ready to move forward and make the most of the life she was thankful to retain. Jamie and her husband, Ryan, decided