Jeannette began her ministerial journey as a missionary in Ecuador for 5 years in her early 20’s. She would travel back and forth to the states during that time to finish school. After receiving her Masters degree in Religious Studies, Jeannette worked in parish ministry for the Archdiocese of San Antonio for over 30 years. God then called her to Houston were she currently works as the Director of the Ruah Spirituality Center. She continues her work as a spiritual director, workshop leader/speaker and parish consultant.