Board of Directors
LTC U.S. Army, Retired
Combat Veteran of Desert Shield/Storm. U.S. Paratrooper
82nd Airborne Division Infantry Company Commander (2) and G-3 Air 82nd Airborne Division and XVIII Airborne Corps
Executive Officer, 1-325, 82nd Airborne Division
Action Officer, DA ODCSOPS (Pentagon). U. S. Army Command and General Staff College.
Juris Doctorate Degree and Macomb County Bar Association member.
Board of Directors for the Wayne State Athletic Alumni Association and Alumni Association.
Founding Mentor-Coordinator of Macomb County Veterans Treatment Court (Circuit and District Court).
Current President of 501(c)(3) Friends of Macomb County Veteran Treatment Court.
Basic Sailing Qualification
U.S. Paratrooper; 82nd Airborne Division
Veteran of Operation Desert Falcon. Jungle Warfare School (Panama); Saudi Arabian Jump Wings; Expert Infantry Badge. Master’s Degree General Psychology, Bachelor’s Degree in Counseling Psychology, MCBAP Certified Clinical Supervisor, Certified Alcohol and Drug Counselor, Certified Prevention Specialist -Michigan. Director/Supervisor Lapeer County Health Department Alcohol Information and Counseling Center. Basic Sailing Qualification.
ER/RN at William Beaumont Hospital (Troy)
Trauma Nursing Certification
Advanced Cardiac Life Support Pediatric
Advanced Life Support Associates in Applied Nursing
Bachelor's of Science in Basic Nursing
Basic Sailing Qualification
MD Residency at Marquette Family Medical Center
ER Physician at St. Francis Hospital in Escanaba, MI.
Bachelor of Science in Psychology.
Basic Sailing and Basic Coastal Cruising Certifications
Mackinaw Race Participant
Yacht Delivery crewman.
Major, U.S. Army, Retired
Combat Veteran of Panama Invasion and Iraq War. U.S.
Paratrooper and Long Range Surveillance Soldier.
Senior Instructor, Senior TAC Officer, Company Commander, and Administration Officer at Michigan National Guard OCS Course.
Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering
Masters of Science in Engineering Management.
Sailing qualifications in Basic, Basic Coastal Cruising, Charter, and Yacht Delivery crew.
Master of Social Work | May 1994, Wayne State University | Detroit, MI
Bachelor of Social Work | June 1987 Western Michigan University | Kalamazoo, MI
Licensed Master Social Worker | State of Michigan, Eligible for School Social Worker Certification
ACSW | Member of Academy for Certified Social Workers
Assistant Director of Behavioral Services with Catholic Charities of Southeast Michigan
Clinical Supervisor/Case Record Reviewer, Catholic Charities of Southeast Michigan
Clinical Social Worker | Private Practice | Kimberly T. Burdick, LLC
Provided Counseling services to children, adolescents, and adults- individually, family, couples,
and groups and completed intake assessments, developed treatment plans,
School Counselor | Deckerville Community Schools
Jodie Jones is the founder and owner of Great Lakes Counseling and
Wellness Center in Croswell and Sandusky I Master's Degree in Social Work from Our Lady of the Lake University, with a focus on Hispanic Studies I Licensed by the state of Michigan with
a specialty in Clinical Social Work I Master's Degree in the Art of Teaching through Marygrove College I Bachelor's of Science Degree in Elementary Education with a Major is Social
Sciences through the University of Michigan I 16 Years Experience with Croswell-Lexington Public
Jodie's father is a Veteran of the United States Air Force, of which she is extremely proud, and is committed to give back to the brave men and women who serve.