Burns, Jodi

Burns, Jodi

Jodi Burns
Academic Advisor/Coach
Academic Affairs
Office of Enrollment Management

Contact Information:
jburns@pitt.edu 814-362-7645.
216 Hanley Library

Degrees and Credentials:
Ed.D. Sports Management with a specialization in Sports Leadership, United States Sports Academy
M.A. Student Affairs in Higher Education, Indiana University of PA
B.S. Elementary Education, Clarion University of PA

Academic Focus:
Jodi will be instructing a section of Freshmen Seminar Courses

Short Bio:

Jodi joined the Pitt-Bradford team in May 2014 as our retention specialist for the TRiO Student Support Services program. She then moved into the Academic Advising Center in November 2014, currently serving as an Advisor/Academic Coach. Jodi advises and supports students with their academic, personal, and career goals. She is MBTI certified, and works with our undeclared population in assisting them with understanding their passions to choose a major that is best suited for the student.

Jodi spent 20 years at Clarion University of PA.  Over the years she spent time as the Interim-Director of the Advising Center, teaching Freshmen Seminar and Sport Management courses, acting as the outreach coordinator for the TRiO Educational Talent Search program, and coaching the women's volleyball and softball teams. Jodi's experiences has helped to grow the Academic Advising Center at Pitt-Bradford.

Jodi resides in Shippenville, Pennsylvania with her husband and five children. She continues to coach volleyball camps and clinics and enjoys running and cycling in her free time.