Jamie joined Middle Child in September 2015 having had no previous experience in theatre or arts marketing. His academic background includes a BA (Hons) Journalism and Politics at De Montfort University and MA New Media and Society at University of Leicester. He has previously worked in communications roles at the University of Warwick and Joseph Rowntree Foundation in York. Jamie is now especially interested in fandom and audience development among younger and working class audiences. Away from Middle Child he spins house and techno under the Slow Crush DJ moniker.