Jodie has been working in human services and social work for 18 years, in many different capacities throughout Canada. She has an MSW degree and is a Registered Social Worker (RSW) in BC. Much of Jodie’s experience has been in frontline work in transition houses, group homes,and non-profit social service organizations, working in crisis intervention and family support. She has also held positions as an Executive Director of a Crisis Centre and in community development.
Jodie has lived on Vancouver Island for 12 years, and is married with two small children. Jodie also loves teaching, and is a part-time instructor at Vancouver Island University as well as having a small private counselling practice.
“I consider myself a ‘connector’ and I enjoy matching big picture thinking and planning with the needs and experiences of individual people.”