Jodi and her husband James have been members of New Beginnings Church since the fall of 2006. They live in Lee’s Summit with their 5 children. Jodi has been working with teens and children most of her adult life, first as a music teacher and in many different roles at church. Jodi started leading children’s ministry at New Beginnings in 2016 and is currently taking classes towards ordination in the Church of the Nazarene. Jodi’s passion is for children to grow up always knowing that they are loved by God and are part of his story.