Jeannie is the writer and executive producer of The Jim Gaffigan Show which received critical acclaim for its two seasons on TVLand. She co-wrote and executive produced Jim Gaffigan’s comedy specials, Beyond the Pale (2006), King Baby (2009), Mr. Universe (2012), Obsessed (2014), Cinco (2017). These specials achieved platinum sales and three Grammy nominations. Jeannie is known for her creative films at the top of the comedy specials. The latest specials Jeannie co-wrote, executive produced and directed are Noble Ape (Released July 2018) and Quality Time (Released 2019).
Jeannie was the story editor on the two New York Times Best Sellers, Dad is Fat and Food: A Love Story.
Jeannie’s New York Times bestselling book When Life Gives You Pears, a memoir chronicling her diagnosis, surgery and recovery from a Pear sized brain tumor, is available now!
Jeannie is the director and a founding member of The Imagine Society.
Jeannie lives with her husband and five children in New York City.