Jamie is a 17-year-old Colombian-American writer, community organizer, activist & public speaker. She is the founder and co-executive director of an international youth climate justice movement called “Zero Hour” that led the very first “Youth Climate March” in Washington DC and 25 cities all around the world during the summer of 2018. This summer, they are organizing the “This Is Zero Hour: The Youth Climate Summit” in Miami, from July 12 – 14. She is also a plaintiff on Our Children’s Trusts’ Youth v. Gov Washington state lawsuit, suing the state of Washington for denying her generation’s constitutional rights to a livable environment by continuing to make climate change worse. Her debut book, Youth To Power, the ultimate guide to being a young activist, is hitting bookstores worldwide in 2020. Her love for her Pacific Northwest home and the Seattle environment fuels her drive to protect mother earth.