Jamie is originally from Georgia and moved to Putnam County in 1983. He moved to Welaka in 2008 with his two children and was elected to the Welaka Town Council in 2009 where he continues to serve. He sees himself as a conservative servant of the people. He believes in small government, individual rights of the people and accountability to the people from their government.
Besides his service as a long-time council member, Jamie is also a licensed funeral director and embalmer in both Florida and Georgia and currently operates several funeral homes.