Jodi holds a J.D. from the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, where she was a Berg Fellow and participated in the Family Court Clinic and the Public Interest Law Student Association. Jodi also served as the Community Service Chair in the Latin American Law Students Association and as Secretary of the Minority Law Student Alliance. She interned for Judge Lee Hand Elkins of the New York State Family Court in Brooklyn and for the immigration practice of the New York Legal Assistance Group. Jodi received her B.A in English from SUNY Buffalo where she graduated cum laude. She is fluent in Spanish.