Jamie Insel is in her first season with Tufts University coaching staff after joining the Jumbos in July 2019.
For the past two seasons Insel was working in NESCAC at Colby College. Prior to that, she spent three years as an assistant coach at MIT. She helped the Engineers go 20-6 three years ago and make the New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) Tournament in all three of her seasons as assistant coach. MIT improved its record from 11-15 in Insel's first season to 17-9 in the 2015-16 academic year.
Insel, who was the recruiting coordinator for MIT, is a 2014 graduate of Assumption College. She helped the women's basketball team to a 79-37 record and three trips to the NCAA Division II Tournament in her four years. Insel averaged 9.2 points, 8.2 rebounds, and 2.3 assists per game in her senior season.
Before coaching at MIT, Insell assisted in coordinating the United Basketball (N.J.) AAU program.