For over 20 years Jayme has invested her professional life in Christian music. She has worked as a worship leader, a Dove Award nominated songwriter, a publisher, a consultant, and a conference creator. Jayme directs the Linger Conference and oversees Dallas-based WellHouse Entertainment as well as analyzemysong.com. She is a partner alongside Christian artists, Shane & Shane, in a training resource for worship leaders: The Worship Initiative (theworshipinitiative.com). Jayme owns two publishing catalogs and regularly teaches and serves as a judge at songwriting conferences and events. Jayme serves the Administrators of Gospel Music, the Gospel Music Association, and the Proclaim Truth conference as a board member, working as the competition coordinator and event chair for the GMA Immerse Conference. She and her husband Chris call Dallas home, and together they have two daughters: Allie and Tobie.
Linger Conference is a Christian adult discipleship event attended by thousands each year in Dallas, Texas. Linger is a conference with the heart of a retreat. Christian artists, Shane & Shane, host Linger. Past and present speakers and artists include: Shane & Shane, John Piper, Matt Chandler, Christy Nockels, Lauren Daigle, Paul Baloche, Chuck Swindoll, Randy Alcorn, Jonathan Pokluda, Phil Wickham, Jen Wilkin, Micah Tyler, Kari Jobe, Thabiti Anyabwile, People & Songs, Todd Wagner, Ben Stuart, Bethany Dillon, JR Vassar, Eric Mason, Jimmy Needham, Jim Cymbala, The Brooklyn Tabernacle Singers, and more. Jayme Thompson is one of the owners of the Linger Conference, and she serves as the conference director.
THE WORSHIP INITIATIVE
The Worship Initiative serves worship leaders through online training. WI features instrument training, theological training, song how-to videos, and practical help in set building, song selection, rehearsal prep, and more. Jayme is an owner at theworshipinitiative.com.
Jayme serves the Gospel Music Association as a board member, giving leadership as competition coordinator and event chair for the GMA Immerse Conference. (GospelMusic.org and ExperienceImmerse.com) Jayme is also a member of the board of directors for the Administrators of Gospel Music (AdministratorsofGospelMusic.com) and the Proclaim Truth conference (ProclaimTruth.com).