Jaime Sharp

Arts Leader


“A mezzo-soprano whose artistry, administration and activism is rooted in accessibility and change”

Garrett McQueen, TRILLOQUY



Jaime Sharp advocates for all identities to be strong contributors in the field. She is driven to create transformative musical experiences through storytelling and discover ways in which the arts can positively impact society.


News & Updates

Jaime joins CSI as Director of Communications & Audience Development

May 9, 2022

Jaime selected for inaugural cohort of TOCG All Rise Initiative

May 6, 2022

Jaime joins the Apprentice Artists program at Des Moines Metro Opera

April 21, 2022


May 18-21, 2022

Opera Conference

Jaime will attend the Opera Conference with the Opera Leaders of Color cohort, and serve as a panelist for "Pipeline to Ecosystem."

May 23-27, 2022

AAAE Conference

Jaime will present her original research, "A Promising Future: How to cultivate equitable arts administrators," as part of her EDI Research Fellowship with Association of Arts Administration Educators.

June 1-July 24, 2022

Des Moines Metro Opera

Jaime was announced as a 2022 Apprentice Artist with DMMO. She will be covering Hippolyta in Britten's A Midsummer Night's Dream, and Lily in Porgy and Bess. She will perform as a featured choir soloist in Porgy and Bess, and in the concerts Singing Black Stories and Stars of Tomorrow.