Jackie graduated from Milwaukee Area Technical College in 1984 with a degree in Health Science and Dental Hygiene. She started with Dr. Mauthe Sr. as a patient when she was 4 years old. She loved going to him and hence the reason for pursuing her career in dental hygiene and she has been a dental hygienist for Dr. Mauthe Sr. for 25 years. She has been fortunate to work in a progressive office which has allowed her to train with the best periodontists and dentists in the country. On a personal level she is the busy mother of two boys. Her free time is entered around them with athletics, vacations and camping.