A native of Southern Indiana, Jacqueline holds a Bachelor of Music degree in organ performance from the University of Louisville, where she studied with Melvin Dickenson, and a Master of Music degree in Organ and Church Music from Indiana University, studying organ with Dr. Marilyn Keiser and choral conducting with Robert Porco and Carmen Telez.

Jackie is the Director of Music at First United Methodist Church in Kalamazoo.  She is finishing her second season with the chorale.

Jackie resides in Kalamazoo with her sweet children Carsten, Drew and Avery.