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Jennifer Vido

Jennifer Vido is the author of the Piper O'Donnell Social Lite Mystery series, a mystery and romance author with a love for all things cozy. When a twist of fate landed Jennifer at the "Reading with Ripa” roundtable discussion with Kelly Ripa and Meg Cabot, her entrée

into the publishing world officially began.

As an avid book lover, she blogs about bestselling book releases and writes the Jen’s Jewels author interview column for She also is a certified copy editor. A longtime Romance Writers of America member, she recently began penning the Gull Island Series with The Wild Rose Press. Serendipity by the Sea is the first book in the series. She recently was voted a finalist in the Best Local Author category in Baltimore Magazine's 2023 Best of Baltimore Readers' Poll. 


As a national spokesperson for the Arthritis Foundation, she has been featured by Lifetime Television, Redbook, Health Monitor, The New York Times, The Baltimore Sun,, and Arthritis Today. Jennifer served on the National Board of the Arthritis Foundation and the Maryland Leadership Board. As a former national trainer for The Arthritis Foundation’s Aquatic and Land Exercise Classes and a current aquatics instructor, she advocates for those like herself who suffer from arthritis, the nation’s #1 cause of disability.

Jennifer lives in the Baltimore area with her husband, two sons, two rescue dogs and a finicky rescue cat.

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