Jeannine Van Eperen’s background is eclectic. Her first love was ballet and she studied with Comicoff in Chicago. She has modeled and appeared in Little Theatre in Chicago and Albuquerque. Ms Van Eperen has written most of her life and was the Publicity Director for the College of St. Joseph on the Rio Grande. She attended Alvernia High and graduated from Foreman High School in Chicago. She attended the University of New Mexico, the University of Albuquerque and Western States University College of Law in Anaheim, California, and worked in the banking and insurance industries and motel management.
Jeannine is a private pilot. Her favorite activities besides writing are reading, travel, history and needlework. She and her husband, Lou, have traveled to all fifty states and about twenty countries, her favorites being England and New Zealand. She has a son, Daniel McGrew, a stepson, Ray, and grandchildren.