Through the years she has trained with; Michael Poulin, Louise Nathorst, Walter Christiansen (Germany), Volker Brommann, Sue Blinks, Kris Bobo. She trained with Christopher Hickey - Head Trainer at Hilltop Farm for 10 years and has been training with Vera Kessels-Barisone and Michael Barisone since 2012. Jodi holds regular clinics with both Vera and Michael at Tall Oaks Farm in Millis, MA.
Jodi grew up on a farm that specialized in Dressage and Eventing. The 40 stall boarding and training facility was well know for it's Dressage shows and Events. A graduate Pony Clubber, her initial training and showing was as a 3-Day Event rider. In 1983 she switched her focus to classical dressage and later was on the Gold Medal winning JR/YR dressage team.