Jennie Malouf Gilchrist grew up in a large family that celebrated their Lebanese heritage, but appreciated the opportunity and liberty of America. Working in her father’s fine clothing store, along with her siblings, she learned a strong work ethic and how to interface with the public. Jennie earned a B.S. Degree in Journalism, with a minor in French, from the University of Texas at Austin.
In 1986, she founded The Write Choice, which specializes in wedding invitations, personalized stationery and gifts. She served more than two terms on the Board of Dallas International University and currently serves on the boards of Point of View radio ministry, Dallas Eagle Forum, and Council for Life. She also enjoys involvement in organizations that promote art, beauty, literature, gardening, and civic and cultural engagement.
Jennie is married to Tom Gilchrist, owner of Gilchrist & Company Real Estate and a talented performer. They have two young adult children and attend Northwest Bible Church where Jennie is a library volunteer and Tom teaches Kindergarten boys.