Jacquelyn has worked as a professional writer since 1991. She has received numerous awards for her technical writing, but creative writing has always been her passion. After writing poetry, children's stories, and screenplays, Jacquelyn embarked on The Soterians series, a series of five fantasy novels for young adults. As an advocate for volunteerism and service, Jacquelyn donates 20% of her royalties to the charities listed on her web site (www.soterians.com).
In her spare time, Jacquelyn practices martial arts, trains for triathlons, skis, plays music, and volunteers. She lives in the San Francisco Bay Area with her husband and their daughter.