Jodi is a seeker of balance in triple bottom line visioning, planning and implementation. She is an architect trained at RPI and with many firms in the capital region of New York State and has served as designer, project manager and construction liaison for churches, schools, and community projects.
As a Director in state government she gets to work on policy planning, rules for established green building laws and mind shift/education of state staff. As Chapter volunteer and CSC member, she gets to communicate and advocate for the needs of the individual members moving our mission forward so
She loves her circa 1922 house in Albany, NY, which she and her family are slowly greening up, hiking, kayaking, biking and the occational run as well as knitting, singing, acting and directing, painting, and crafting jewelry.
She is obviously a Gemini.
She is blessed with an exceptional husband, Maarten, who "gets" green in his uber-tech geek mind, and her amazing son Erik who, at age eleven, is
connected with his whole environment, built and natural.
Some favorite quotes:
1) Seek a Life Useful. (Theatre Honorary Society)
2) Opportunity is avoided by most people because it is dressed in overalls
and looks like work. (Thomas Edison)
3) When going through hell, keep going. (Winston Churchill)