The youngest of nine children, JoAnne grew up in the family data entry business, started by her Mom, a brilliant businesswoman. Like mother, like daughter, JoAnne inherited the same entrepreneurial spirit, co-founding a children’s DVD production company in 2005. The award winning DVD’s, led to an appearance on Entertainment Tonight s, The Insider, in 2008. JoAnne is married, and a work at home Mom, to two young boys, and one teenage stepdaughter. Her greatest joy is her family, and thoroughly enjoys getting the chance to write.