Jamie Schumacher is an author, artist, and community organizer based in Minneapolis, Minnesota. She’s the Executive Director of the West Bank Business Association, a nonprofit that supports the culturally vibrant creative economic district in the Cedar-Riverside neighborhood of Minneapolis. She is also the founder of Altered Esthetics, a nonprofit arts organization also based in Minneapolis. 


Her written work has been featured by a variety of media publications including Pollen, The Mother Baby Center, and the Minnesota Women’s Press. Her photography has been featured in a variety of print publications from The Growler to Bicycling Magazine, and her debut novel It’s Never Going To Work is scheduled for release October 2018.