Jamie Ziemann grew up in Wisconsin, and moved to the Twin Cities in 1999 to work for Minnesota Public Radio. She spent her first three years in the MPR Traffic department, transitioning to the Development division in 2003. Jamie managed MPR's Leadership Circle program for eight years, and became a development officer in 2011. Jamie finds great joy in her daily interactions with fellow MPR supporters who share her passion for public radio. Jamie currently works with major donors for annual membership support and raises vital designated funds through major gifts to support specific areas of programming for MPR News, Classical MPR, The Current and American Public Media. She is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin - Madison.