Jodie joined Vander Ploeg, Bergakker and Associates in 2018 and has more than 20 years’ experience working with office administration. Prior to joining VBA, Jodie had 8 years of experience with A Top World Changer, 3 years with a Fortune Top 20, and 2 years with a Fortune 500, in industries ranging from aerospace research/engineering and manufacturing, to truck dealers and nuclear power generation. Currently, she supports VBA in the day to day administration of the office. She brings experience in documenting and simplifying procedures and the strengths of communication, ideation, and responsibility.
She is a current member and serving as Building Committee Secretary with Community of Christ, previously serving as Mission Center Delegate, Education Director, and Secretary; a past member and Popcorn Kernel of Boy Scout Troop 367, and a past member and Secretary of the Cedar Springs Community Players.
Jodie is married and has two sons. She enjoys her calico cat Judy, meditation, writing, euchre, trivia nights at American Legion Post 47- pivotal member of the Holy Rollers team, community theater, singing, cooking, and nature.