Jamie Manser received a B.A. in Journalism, with a minor in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, from the University of Arizona in 1997. Jamie’s professional background includes working with the Downtown Tucson Partnership and KXCI Community Radio 91.3FM. She was the editor of, and a regular contributor to, Zócalo Magazine for four years and was the Program Director for 2nd Saturdays Downtown from May 2010-November 2015. Jamie has a passion for music, the arts, science, culture and community. She finds working with Confluencenter’s brilliant researchers to promote their work to local and national audiences motivating and intellectually stimulating.