Jody has worked in advertising and marketing for over 25 years. She specializes in leading cross-functional teams to develop effective branding solutions in consumer package goods, restaurant, retail and business to business spaces. She earned a BA in Psychology at Tulane University.
She counts among her professional experience seventeen years at Peter A Mayer Advertising, as well as stints at Temerlin McClain (IPG/McCann Group) and other advertising agencies. She also worked at Media Information magazine, radio stations, and a production company in Tokyo, Japan. Notable clients include Zatarain’s, Grocery Outlet Bargain Market, Luzianne Tea, Ruth’s Chris Steak House, Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen, and Louisiana Economic Development.
The teams Jody leads have consistently won multiple Addy Awards per year, and she was personally honored with the Suit of the Year award, given by Creative Directors to the Account Service person who best fosters great creative work. She has served on the boards of New Orleans Ad Club, New Orleans Area Habitat for Humanity and Music and Culture Coalition New Orleans (MaCCNO).