Hometown: San Diego, CA
Occupation: US Navy Rescue Swimmer
A rifle and pistol expert, Jamie is a graduate of the Navy Expeditionary Combat Skills and Practical Weapons courses and Anti-Terrorism Force Protection/Deadly Force Training. As a 15-year active duty Navy Rescue Swimmer, Operations Specialist and Tactical Air Controller, this self-proclaimed “natural leader” has served on six overseas deployments, including tours in Afghanistan in 2009, 2010 and 2011, where he was assigned to a Counter-IED task force. Jamie wants to prove that he’s the pride of the Navy. In season 2, the “On the Move” challenge cost Jamie his chance at the title of Top Shot. After leaving the competition, Jamie became the EOD Mobile Unit-3 SAILOR of the Year in 2010, and was hand-selected to be an Expeditionary Small Arms Marksmanship Instructor. He has also competed in the Three-Gun Nation Semi Pro Series, where he has won one match, finished in the Top Five eight times and finished among the Top 10 eleven times.