Aileen is a native Philadelphian. After college, she married her college sweetheart who found employment in Ann Arbor, Michigan. It was in the midwest where she would embrace a call to ministry and train as both a life coach and a minister.  Teaching Bible studies and developing women's conferences for her local church, she developed material to write her first book, Spring Cleaning Me: A Key to Effectiveness in Your Purpose.

Her current book project is centers around her journey with a diagnosis of bipolar disorder. After years of trying to reconcile her faith with a mental health diagnosis with such high stigma, Aileen emphasizes the Lord's faithfulness through the trial. Aileen believes in miracles and that God is still a healer.  At the same time, she has embraced the responsibility to wisely steward her health by cooperating with medical professionals.  Aileen maintains a hopeful heart that one day, she will be completely healed.  To hear a testimony on this topic, visit the Speaking page.

Aileen is married to her college sweetheart, Chris. After thirteen years of marriage, they were blessed with their miracle baby, Adam.

Aileen, Chris, and Adam at  Longwood Gardens.