Jamie Bernstein joined the Supreme Court of Texas Permanent Judicial Commission for Children, Youth and Families in May 2014 and became the Executive Director in June 2020. Jamie began her legal career in New York where she represented children in child protection and delinquency proceedings. She has expertise in the areas of education, human trafficking, and the intersection of child welfare and juvenile justice. Jamie earned a Bachelor of Arts from Vanderbilt University and a Juris Doctorate from Brooklyn Law School.