Birthplace: Skokie, Illinois
Law Enforcement Officer Wife & Co-Founder of Blue Warriors Hockey
Jodi grew up in a Northern suburb of the "Windy City" Chicago, IL. She received a Bachelor of Fine Arts as a Dance major at Northern Illinois University and spent the next 10 years teaching and performing across the U.S. in shows and with Zephyr Dance Company. Jodi retired from performing in 2005 and spent the next several years working her way to Scottsdale, AZ where she met and married her husband who was at the time an officer with the Scottsdale PD. Soon thereafter Adam and Jodi were brought to Fort Collins when Adam was hired with Fort Collins PD. Then came the house, a baby boy and Jodi spent the next 5 years running a local, Military family owned restaurant in Severance. During that time Jodi and her husband founded Blue Warriors Hockey First Responder Fundraiser tournaments. For the next few years they worked to bring together their love for hockey and first responders in turn raising over 50k for local nonprofits and Fallen Heroes families. In 2022 Jodi and her husband were introduced to Health4Heroes thus beginning her amazing journey fundraising, turning the Blue Warriors into a full H4H program and now being hired as the first employee EVER of Health4Heroes.