Although Jody joined Connecticut College in 2022, she began her career in the field of Disability Support Services at the University of Massachusetts, Lowell in 2009. Jody has a Master’s degree in Social Work and a post Masters Certification in School Counseling as well Paralegal certificate. Prior to working in Higher Education Jody had several years’ experience working in sub-acute rehabilitation hospitals, legal practices and secondary schools.
Jody’s first passion is working with students one on one to assist them in removing barriers on their educational journey, but also enjoys working with university partners to proactively remove any unintended barriers that might exist on campus. In her down time Jody enjoys spending time with her family and her three dogs.