An award winning and experienced project manager and outreach professional, Jamie Seger has been recognized for her work building national, innovative communities of practice in higher education. Over the past decade while at Ohio State University, she has managed national projects and virtual teams from Land-Grant institutions across the country. Jamie is a believer in networked-collaboration and brings a human-centered design approach to systemic challenges. Jamie currently serves as the Design Lead for UIA’s “Bridging the Gap from Education to Employment” initiative. She received her M.Ed. in Agricultural and Extension Education from Ohio State University.