As the Director of Development, Jami coordinates all aspects of fundraising, donor relations, and sponsorship development at NCTE. She focuses on building relationships and engaging NCTE’s supporters while working with corporate sponsors to develop partnerships. Jami previously worked for a non-profit and at the local, regional, and federal level of government before joining NCTE in October of 2015. She has a varied background in relationship building, policy, and strategic program development. She has worked on both sides of the aisle – working for both U.S. Senator John Barrasso (R-WY) and U.S. Senator Bernie Sanders (I-VT). A Wyoming native, Jami received a J.D. and a Masters from Vermont Law School in 2008 and a B.A. from Green Mountain College in 2003.