Jamie Bayard (22) is one of the top 20 dancers on So You Think You Can Dance. Jamie is a West Coast swing dancer from Palm Springs, CA, currently living in Norwalk, CA. Bayard graduated from the Orange County High School of the Arts. He was the U.S. Swing Dance champion in 2000 and 2002 and is a professor of Swing and Salsa at Loyola Marymount University.
Jamie was the first male dancer to be eliminated. He was eliminated on June 12, 2008.