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. Ms. Bernstein began her legal career in New York where she represented children and youth in child welfare and delinquency proceedings. She has expertise in the areas of court improvement and the intersection of child welfare and juvenile justice. Ms. Bernstein earned a BA from Vanderbilt University and a JD from Brooklyn Law School.