Fr. Jamie, born in New Mexico, was raised on the family cattle ranch in Northern NM. He has a bachelor’s degree from the University of San Diego in Spanish and International Relations and a Master’s of Divinity degree from the Catholic University of America. He also studied at NMSU and where he received his certification in Elementary and Secondary Education. He has taught in Las Cruces, NM, Lubbock, TX and Houston, TX before entering the CSP Novitiate in 2000. His previous assignments have been: Associate Pastor in Knoxville, TN, was the Associate Pastor of St Paul the Apostle Church, the Motherhouse of the the Paulist Community in NYC and most recently the Associate Director at the University of Texas in Austin, TX for 7 years. He enjoys traveling, movies, exercising, and college sports.