Fabrics, sewing and sharing have always been a passion for Jeanne! She learned from her grandmother, who still inspires her creativity. After graduating with degrees in Clothing & Textile and Business Management she started her own business creating custom couture for a small clientele. Her BERNINA machines became her tools for success! After working for a BERNINA dealer for almost seven years, the opportunity to work for BERNINA of America presented itself.Jeanne began her BERNINA career as a District Manager, from there assumed the position as Director of Training, and then into her present role as Director of National Events. Her current responsibilities include working with the BERNINA National Artisans, coordinating the Trade Shows and BERNINA University, teaching at Dealer Trainings, presenting BERNINA product at Consumer Events and Webinars, and many other exciting opportunities that present themselves.Jeanne still pinches herself from time to time just to make sure she isn't dreaming! She considers herself blessed to have a job where her passion can be shared with others!