A native New Yorker, Jamie Tunkel earned her BFA in Writing for Screen and Television from the University of Southern California’s School of Cinematic Arts. While at USC, Jamie received the Marguerite Roberts Screenwriting Award for her dramatic feature, “Smart.” Two of her dramatic television pilots, “AWOL” and “Fine China Girls,” recently placed in the Nashville Film Festival and the Austin Film Festival.
Jamie’s passion for organization and carrying a clipboard means she can sometimes be found assistant directing web series and music videos. When she isn’t working or writing, she enjoys tweeting, hiking, baking, and curating a world-class nail polish collection. She also co-hosts a beer podcast, Drinking Biddies. Each episode is dedicated to tasting and reviewing a different beer.