Jodi

Bio

Jodi grew up in Hollywood, Florida.  She attended Nova High School, where she graduated as valedictorian of her class, winning several national mathematics awards along the way.  Her aptitude for all things quantitative landed her at MIT, where she pursued degrees in Computer Science and Engineering.  After completing her BS and Masters in engineering at MIT, Jodi went on to Harvard University’s PhD program in Business Economics.

In her time at Harvard, Jodi won multiple teaching awards for her work with undergraduates.  Currently, Jodi works as a lecturer at Northeastern University, where she teaches macroeconomic theory and behavioral economics to graduate students.  Jodi has been with Cambridge Coaching for 9 years.  In that time, she has tutored hundreds of students in the SAT, GRE, LSAT, GMAT and multiple academic subjects.  She scored an 800 on the GMAT, and she regularly helps students reach their goals on this test, as well as all others.  She is a veteran standardized test prep tutor, who is sought out by students near and far for her ability to explain concepts, raise scores, and generally improve anyone’s test prep process.

She also writes about economics for about.com, blogs on her popular web site and produces a series of video lectures on introductory economics.

Education & Qualifications
  • Harvard, PhD Business Economics 
  • MIT, M.S. Engineering
  • MIT, B.S. Engineering
  • Northeastern University, Lecturer 
  • Economist & Writer
Specialties
  • Business
  • Computer Science
  • Economics
  • Mathematics
  • Statistics
  • GMAT
  • LSAT
Testimonials
  • Testimonial Citation: 
    "Jodi was always extremely prepared to help me with any questions that I had and really offered me a number of easy, practical strategies that really improved my accuracy and timing. I definitely saw improvement following each session and kept finding different ways to get better even when I thought I might have reached my maximum score."
    Testimonial Source: 
    (Camden Macrae, LSAT, Boston)
  • Testimonial Citation: 
    "Jodi is extremely knowledgeable on all aspects of the exam, questions, and strategy. Did a great job."
    Testimonial Source: 
    (TJ C., GMAT)