JenMarie Zeleznak received her MFA from the Savannah College of Art and Design and her BFA from Cleveland Institute of Art. She teaches at Lakeland Community College and Youngstown State University. JenMaries work was acquired in 2015 by the National Museum of Wildlife Art for their permanent collection. She is represented by the Diehl Gallery in Jackson, Wyoming, Soren Christensen Gallery in New Orleans, and Visions West Contemporary in Denver, Colorado. Her work was featured in the October 2016 Issue of American Art Collector Magazine. JenMaries work proclaims the animal as autonomous and self-referential, but also as an emblem of the human condition.