Spiritual Care Director
Jody began her role as the Spiritual Care Director in 2017. She is responsible for the Care Ministry at Saint Michael, which includes the Prayer Team, Prayer Shawl Ministry, Care Ministers, and Bereavement Care Ministry. Jody has a Masters degree in Social Work and her experience includes counseling people who are facing various life changes, specifically with health, aging, and death. Jody also is a Certified Spiritual Director, having completed a 2-year program of study offered through the Nebraska Synod ELCA.
Jody and her family have been members of Saint Michael since 2001. She has been active in Youth Ministry, Church Council, and the Micah Team. Jody helped organize and coordinate the Prayer Team. She is also interested in Adult Faith formation and co-taught the Companions in Christ course. Jody does provide individual spiritual direction sessions as well.
Jody enjoys spending time with her family, walking in nature, birding, and traveling.