was born on November 3, 1970 in Oak Lawn, Illinois. She lived in
Riverdale, Illinois, until she left for college at Bradley University
in Peoria, Illinois. Today, Jann lives in Oak Park with
her fiance. Her parents and older sister live in Batavia, Illinois.
Currently Jann is the Internet Portal
Manager for DO-Online, a members-only web site
for physician members of the American Osteopathic Association. Jann
is also pursuing her Masters in Communication at Depaul University
When Jann isn't working or wedding planning,
she enjoys reading, decorating her home, watching television and playing
games with family and friends.
is the editorial cartoonist for The Times of Northwest Indiana in Munster,
Indiana. Stacy has been employed by The Times since 1996. In addition
to editorial cartoons, he fills in as an illustrator for the newspaper
doing illustrations for various section fronts and stories.
Stacy also does various freelance
projects and will have his first book published in the spring of
In the long term, Stacy hopes to
be a children's book author and illustrator.
You can check out Stacy's work on
his web site at:
Jann and Stacy got engaged on March 30, 2003 during a family vacation (Jann's family) to Brown County State Park in Indiana.
In June 2003, Stacy moved into Jann's townhouse in Oak Park. The townhouse
has proved too small for the two of them and they plan to move shortly
after the wedding. They really need a bigger house with a yard and to
move closer to Stacy's office in Northwest Indiana.
together has been a learning experience for both of them as they try to
split up the household chores, find room for all their stuff and negotiate
television watching. Jann has learned to like a few animated
comedies like "The Simpsons" while
Stacy has learned to enjoy "Law
Order". Their favorite show, which they discovered together, is TLC's Trading
loves going to the movies and has turned Jann on to his hobby. Now the two
of them spend time most weekends either going to the cinema or renting a