About Jodi Hammond-Axberg
Jodi Hammond-Axberg is a Medaille alumni (B.S., Liberal Studies ’02, M.S., Education ’04) and has returned to Medaille as our Grants Manager. Jodi has been an educator for 16 years, and is also certified as both a School Building and School District Leader. Jodi comes to us with experience in managing multi-million dollar grants for the Buffalo Public Schools, and has assisted in successfully submitting several NYS Grants on behalf of Buffalo Public Schools.
The Grants Manager is responsible for providing grant management support to faculty, staff, and administrators seeking to obtain external funds from governmental sources and private foundations; oversight of grant-specific requirements, such as interim and annual reports; assistance with budget development and budget oversight. The Grants Manager supports the office of the Vice President of Academic Affairs, as well as other Vice Presidents involved in federal, state and foundation grants proposals and grants administration.
Something I'm Passionate About
My daughter, husband, and our family, my 3 beautiful dogs, my students and their successes, (and ice cream). (And also the Buffalo Sabres!)
A Lesson I Learned as a College Student
Perseverance will get you to the finish line.
Remember that "We are what we repeatedly do, excellence, therefore, is not an act but a habit." ~Aristotle
Advice I Wish to Pass on to Medaille Students
Times are difficult for everyone right now. Be patient with yourself!