Jody Gardei
Technical Education & Outreach Coordinator

Jody began her employment at Jody Gardei Ferris in April 2001 after being honorably discharged from serving in the U.S. Air Force. She has worn many hats including desktop support technician, Technology Services Coordinator for desktop support, special project coordinator, and communications coordinator.

Jody has a passion for adult education. In 2013 she earned her Master of Career and Technical Education Degree from Ferris State University with a focus on training and development. She is currently the TAC Technical Education and Outreach Coordinator. Jody collaborates with her staff and other departments on campus to provide Ferris employees with opportunities to improve workplace efficiency and effectiveness by offering training resources on standards technologies used at Ferris. She also meets regularly with all entities at Ferris to gather feedback about TAC’s services and pass along information related to campus technologies.