Irene is a native of California and currently residing in Redding, California. She is a graduate of International Bible College in San Antonio, Texas. She has lived a few years in Mexico working with missionary friends.Holding the office of Women's Ministry Leader in her church, helped to fulfill the calling Irene had on her life. The calling God gave her, to minister to broken and hurting women. Irene enjoys spending vacation time and holidays with her three children, their spouses and her seven wonderful grand children. At the present time, she is teaching a ladies Bible study once a week, in the community center at the apartment complex she lives in. Irene would like to thank Mark, Brendan, Gavin, Logan, Riley, Audrey, Noah and Allie for their help with the illustrations.