About 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 booklover, she blogs about bestselling book releases and writes the Jen’s Jewels author interview column for FreshFiction.com. She also is a certified copy editor. A longtime member of Romance Writers of America, she recently began penning The Gull Island Series with The Wild Rose Press.


As a national spokesperson for the Arthritis Foundation, she has been featured by Lifetime Television, Redbook, Health Monitor, The New York TimesThe Baltimore Sun, Healthguru.com and Arthritis Today. Jennifer served three years on the National Board of the Arthritis Foundation, and currently is on 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 is an advocate 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 rescue cat.