Jeanie is our resident community activist and philanthropist volunteering for many charities, including local organizations, Marklund Charities, Bridge Communities, Misericordia & and our very own Glen Ellen Infant Welfare Society! Jeanie doesn't stop there, she is also a mother to (6) year old son, Luke and has a"little" sister Denise Manus (20) through Big Brother Big Sisters for the past 13 years! In addition to their son, they have 6 boys and 3 grandchildren, which makes her a Glam "ma."
In addition to being a world traveler, Jeanie splits her time between Glen Ellyn, Illinois & Palm Beach, Florida .Although you may not find Jeanie around town much in the winter months, you may catch her on an international flight. Most recently, Jeanie, traveled to the French West Indies and traveled by sea for 7 months all over the Eastern Caribbean. Some other favorite places to travel include Monaco, Barcelona, Morocco, Milan and the South of France. Greece is also one of her favorite islands. Fun Fact: Jeanie married her husband, Jim, in Santorini.
Don't let her travels fool you -- Jeanie is not all fun and no work. A native of New York City, Jeanie received her Bachelor's degree in Sociology and Latin American/ Caribbean Area Studies from Binghamton University. Jeanie has truly cultivated an amazing career beginning in the field of media and public relations working previously with MTV Networks (was an MTV Dancer with Club MTV & The Grind). Worked at Spanish Home Shopping Network & many high profile events including Miami Boat Show, Worked in Media with Comcast NBC Universal and was instrumental on securing newsmakers for CNN Headline News.
Not only should you be impressed with Jeanie's resume, you will also surely be impressed with her dancing skills as ballroom dancing is one of her favorite hobbies! Before giving her that final score, you should know that Jeanie graduated from the FBI citizens academy and will not be shy about making a citizen's arrest for a bad score!