Jeanette Reinhardt was born and raised in British Columbia. She is a founding member of the Mainstreet Inc., a collection of interdisciplinary artists working in contemporary forms of photography, video, performance, painting, set design and fashion. Jeanette’s primary interests are performance, video and set design. She was an active member of the board of the Satellite Video Exchange Society (now VIVO), beginning in 1978. In 1980, under the auspices of the SVES, she established and managed Video Out, an international video distribution service.