Jodi's personal mission statement is:
'to listen, learn and love with the heart and mind of Christ and teach others to do the same.'
She graduated from Emmaus Bible College with a BA in Biblical Studies and an emphasis in youth ministry. Shortly after moving back home to Canada, she co-founded CrossTrainers Canada with her cousin, Patti LaRose in 2001. She served as CrossTrainers' Executive Director for 19 years and her heart beat remains intimately connected with CrossTrainers' mission 'Training people to live, love and lead for the glory of God.'
Jodi is a certified trainer of Bridges out of Poverty and Getting Ahead and is currently pursuing her MA in Counselling Psychology from Yorkville University.
Above all, Jodi's passion is Jesus.