Prior to her work at Indiana Wesleyan University, Jodi was a high school math teacher in Swartz Creek, Michigan. Before teaching, she earned a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering and worked as a design engineer in Bolingbrook, Illinois. Currently, she is pursuing a Ph.D. in Mathematics Education at the University of Kentucky.
Jodi joined the faculty at IWU in August 2010. She teaches online and onsite mathematics and statistics courses in the general education core, which support the associates programs. Her research interests include cognitive load and cognitive presence in online and onsite learning environments.