Jean's photography career started in publishing and her work has been featured nationally in Instyle Magazine, Mademoiselle, Leading Estates of The World, Unique Homes and Great Estates Limited Editions.
Her architectural photography and portraiture currently appear in Sonoma Northbay Biz, Distinctive Properties of Napa County, Real Estate San Francisco, Real Estate Marin, and Real Estate Wine Country. Jean Von Trende is a member of the Professional Photographers of America, Professional Photographers of California, Professional Photographers of the Redwood Empire and the Santa Rosa Chamber of Commerce. She has won numerous awards for her photography. Jean has a Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Arts with a minor in Business Administration.