Raised in Galveston, Texas, Jodi attended the Conservatory at Webster University in St. Louis, MO, and Circle In The Square Theater School in NYC before relocating to Los Angeles where she was a company member of Women In Theater and The Actor's Forum.
Her regional credits include the HBO/Warner Bros. Workspace, The Houston Shaw Festival, Main Street Theater, the Wagon Wheel, and Mary Moody Northern Outdoor Musicals. In Chicago she has worked with Irish Theatre Of Chicago/Seanachai, Remy Bumppo, Griffin Theatre, Trap Door Theater, Rivendell Theatre Ensemble, Bohemian Theater Ensemble, Bailiwick, Jackalope, Victory Gardens, and Kokandy Productions, among others.
Her on-camera work includes Showtime's THE CHI, the recurring role of Madeline Gastern on CHICAGO MED for NBC, the indie feature TEENAGE GHOST PUNK, and the web series TOTALLY BECKY. Voice-over work includes the video games CRADLE and SHADOWRUN CHRONICLES: BOSTON LOCKDOWN, and Butterball's 2017 'Farm To Family' campaign.
She is SAG-AFTRA /EMC, and is represented by Big Mouth Talent.