Jamie Prakhine

Operations and Relationship Support Associate

As first-generation American born to immigrant parents who fled from Laos, Jamie holds a strong obligation to give back to those in need.  Jamie is a youth leader in the Laotian community and Team Manager & Captain of the dragon boat racing team for the Lao Buddhist Temple of Denver.  Jamie has led the team to 7 gold medal finishes and to Hong Kong to compete at the international level.  With his team, he gained experience and passion for leadership and nonprofit fundraising which propelled him to make the professional move to Greenhouse Scholars in 2019.

Previously, Jamie worked in business development for companies including Leadspace, Agility Recovery, and Northwestern Mutual.  He graduated from Colorado State University at Pueblo with a major in Business Administration and a minor in Spanish.

Jamie and his wife, Amanda, are excited to embark on their next chapter as new parents.  His favorite movie is Inception and he loves to golf and travel.