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Jamie Wong

creator/executive producer Project Empathy

Jamie is a producer, writer and entrepreneur. She created the virtual reality series, Project Empathy, in partnership with Van Jones.  She wrote and directed the series' opener, entitled, The Letter. Jamie was a producer for THE DAILY SHOW WITH JON STEWART, a writer for SUNDANCE CHANNEL DIGITAL and is currently writing a nonfiction book on Silicon Valley. Other credits include Michael Moore's FAHRENHEIT 9/11, PBS  Frontline's THE PERSUADERS and American Experience's KINSEY.  She is the founder and CEO of Vayable.com, a digital platform that creates experiential local stories from around the world. She holds a Master's degree in Broadcast Journalism from Columbia University and a B.A. from Wesleyan University.