Jodie Beckley

January 25, 2016 - 1 minute read

Southeast Michigan Region – Schoolcraft College
18600 Haggerty Rd, Suite 340
Livonia, MI 48152
(734) 462-4438 / jbeckley@schoolcraft.edu

Jodie Beckley is the Director of the Small Business Development Center at Schoolcraft College in the Southeast Region of Michigan.  Prior to joining SBDC, Jodie spent 12 years in the education management industry, and led several divisions at EdisonLearning that focused on client assessment and counseling and drove operating performance to deliver annual revenues of $33.5M.  She also improved customer satisfaction by building and maintaining effective client relationships and providing high quality service delivery. As head of the Alternative Education department, Jodie was responsible for developing operational programs and training directors on how to run their drop-back in centers as small businesses, resulting in increased retention, graduation rates, and improved P&L. Before working in the private sector she served as a principal, an assistant principal, and a Spanish teacher in grades K-12. Jodie holds a Bachelor’s degree in Spanish and International Studies from Wichita State University, a Master’s degree in Curriculum & Instruction, also from Wichita State University, and an MBA from Michigan State University.

Areas of Expertise: Education Management, Team Development, and Process & Quality Improvement