Jodi desires to move women into a deeper relationship with Jesus and equip them to use their gifts and lives fully for God. To live the adventurous story He has imagined for each of us.
She HAS been a church planter and pastor’s wife in the Bay Area who has led women’s ministry and mentors young women, teaching and training them in the Word of God.
She now resides in Colorado where she writes and edits for Proverbs 31 Ministries and Redemption Press Publishing. Her heartbeat is studying deeply and teaching the Word of God.
She has BA degrees in Bible and English from Hope International University, a Master’s degree in Education from Claremont Graduate University, and she has taken several seminary courses at Western and Fuller in Women’s Ministry and Church Leadership.
She is a contributing author to the books She Writes For Him: Stories of Resilient Faith & Bloom Where You’re Planted: Stories of Women In Church Planting, Volumes 1, 2 & 3. She is also published with Upper Room, InCourage.me, and Encouragement for Today (Proverbs 31 Ministries).
She speaks to women of all ages, including teen girls. While her current favorite topics to speak on are women mentoring women and how to live a better story, her passion for teaching Scripture drives every message she delivers.