Jeanine Wiggins was born in Jacksonville, FL where she lived most of her childhood.
In 1981, she moved to South Florida where she attended two gifted programs. In 1981 she attended the Center for the Expressive Arts. The following year, she attended The Performing and Visual Arts Center, which was a very competitive program that evolved into an Arts high school. She graduated from the University of Florida with a Bachelors of Fine Art. She’s been in several shows over the years and has had two one-person shows, all in Florida. She was also nominated and accepted into Who’s Who of American Women.
Through all of her successes, she suffered from hypo-mania and PTSD, which was not accurately diagnosed until 2010 with her current psychiatrist, who also helped her to get disability.