- Age: 38
- Interview Date: 6/12/2008
- Interviewer: Michael Maniscalco, Illinois State Museum
- Interview Length: 75 minutes Sit-Down Interview, 38 minutes Walk-and-Talk Interview
- County: Pike
- Jody earned B.S. and M.S. degrees in Animal Science at the University of Illinois. She is a teacher and also manages elk production at the Pea Ridge Elk Ranch near Pittsfield.