Jody isn’t one to miss out on an opportunity to grow and improve.
Arriving in the Pacific Northwest after college, she was taken by the beauty and accessibility of its environment, the authenticity of its people and the openness of its cultures. After traveling cross country, she returned to Oregon to take a temporary assignment at Meyer and felt like she’d come home.
“This place has all the things I wanted and missed, and I couldn’t imagine being anywhere else.”
After dipping her toe into philanthropy, Jody moved to Meyer’s Housing Opportunities portfolio. A longtime supporter and volunteer at Oregon Children’s Foundation (SMART), Jody serves as chair of its associate board and as a member of its governing board. Jody also serves as Vice Chair of the Pacific Northwest Chapter of Peak Grantmaking, a national member-led organization of, by, and for grantmakers. formerly known as Grant Managers Network.
Jody joined Meyer in 2014.