Born in Wellington, New Zealand, Jennifer Mortimer holds degrees in English Literature, Philosophy, and Information Science. Choosing a career in Information Technology, she has worked in the UK, USA, Australia, and South America, as well as New Zealand, reaching the level of Chief Information Officer. She is now a project manager for Weta Digital in Wellington—the people behind the special effects for The Hobbit, Avatar, and Ironman.
Jennifer and her husband Paul, and their two daughters, live in Wellington, New Zealand. Trilemma is her first novel.