Jeanette was born and raised in Sheboygan. She has been married to her husband Don since 1985 and they have 1 son Matt, who works for SEAS. For the past 25 years, Jeanette has been employeed at Sheboygan Paint, the last 10 years as the Accountant. Begining in 1990 she assisted her father in running his mail order business Cameron Woolens, taking over upon his death in 2001. Cameron Woolens was sold to Wigwam in 2010 and with her husband she continued to package and ship orders until 2016.
Jeanette has been helping Glacial Lakes with the financials since the fall of 2016 and is the current Board Treasurer. She has also served as Treasurer of Sheboygan Youth Sailing since 2015 and as Membership Secretary for Sheboygan Yacht Club.