Jamie-Lee McKenzie, or J – which is what most people call her, has a passion for producing awesome radio and telling stories! She’s always had a love for being creative, whether it’s writing, drawing, painting and now creating beautiful audio segments. You’ll often find her reading a book or thinking up the next big thing for the radio station.
Jamie-Lee began her career in media as a freelance writer in 2015. She completed her Masters of Media in Journalism and Communications degree from Western University and it was there that she discovered her love for radio. In 2017, Jamie-Lee started with CBC radio in Whitehorse followed by Winnipeg and Sudbury. During her time at CBC she was a radio producer and reporter.
In late 2019, Jamie-Lee returned to Kebaowek First Nation as the Station Manager for Drumbeat Radio!