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Jamie O'Hara is "The Magic Guy"
Jamie has presented 2000 school assembly programs and 500 summer library shows. He has written and produced 21 original, motivational and educational shows for kids and families. He has entertained, educated and motivated over 600,000 kids over the past 17 years. Jamie lives in Las Cruces, New Mexico with his wife of 18 years Felicia and their three children, Jessie 12, Hannah 7 and Nico 2. Jamie is an accomplished amateur musician and has played music for church services for two decades. He has played mandolin on several recordings and has had the opportunity to sit in on live performances with Jazz Q, The BBR Band and Steve Smith.

“The Magic Guy (Jamie O’Hara) is a lot of fun”
It may be a bunny or a magic book that Jamie O’Hara will pull out of his magician’s hat Friday when the Portales Public Library kicks-off its summer reading program. O’Hara, who calls himself “The Magic Guy,” has been practicing magic since he was 7 years old. Portales Public Library children’s librarian Stephanie Levin said O’Hara has performed many times at her library. Clovis News Journal, NM, June 5, 2005.

Southern New Mexico State Fair (2004) - Schedule of Events including Jamie O'Hara
Comedy and Magic Make a Wonderful Mix! Now you see it, now you don't! Jamie O'Hara, "The Magic Guy", delights audiences with his artful blend of magic illusions and witty banter. See great magic performed before your very eyes throughout the day! You'll be a believer after you enjoy a performance by Jamie O'Hara!

KFOX News At Nine Anchor/Reporter Elizabeth O'Hara
Elizabeth is El Paso's most honored television journalist. Among her four-dozen journalism awards: a national Edward R. Murrow, an Emmy and seven Emmy nominations. Liz has been honored for Investigative Reporting by the Texas and the New Mexico Associated Press, the Dallas Press Club, the Houston Press Club, the Southern New Mexico Press Club the Headliners Foundation of Texas, and the Radio and Television News Directors Association. She is a member of Investigative Reporters & Editors, an organization for Americas top investigative journalists.

Tom O'Hara former CS Ph.D. candidate New Mexico State University, now at University of Maryland Baltimore County
Research Interests: Computational Linguistics, aka Natural Language Processing (NLP): Statistical Language Learning, Lexical Semantics, Word Sense Disambiguation. Artificial Intelligence: Bayesian Networks, Machine Learning, Commonsense Knowledge Representation.

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