Chief Communications Officer
Jodi Ogilvy is the Chief Communications Officer for Hope. She received her Bachelor of Arts in Communication with an emphasis in Mass Media from Millikin University in Decatur, Illinois. She began her career in the corporate world as a Corporate Communication Clerk at Archer Daniels Midland Company in Decatur, Illinois. She held several different positions at ADM in the Corporate Communications Department before finding Hope in 2016. Prior to her current role, Jodi served as Director of Communications for Hope. As the Chief Communications Officer, Jodi oversees all marketing, outreach, and communication efforts for Hope, as well as the strategic communication plan for Hope and its programs. Jodi also oversees the Hope Communications Department and all communication services for Hope. With her oversight, the Communications team executes communication outreach and marketing plans for each of Hope’s programs and departments, both internally and externally. The team also works to position Hope as a leader in its field in the communities that they serve. Under her leadership, Hope’s communication and marketing initiatives have seen tremendous growth and an increase in quality on all fronts. She is very passionate about Hope’s mission, the people we serve, and telling their stories to the world. Jodi grew up in Decatur, but now calls Springfield, Illinois home. She takes great pride not only in her work, but also in her family and is extremely proud of her husband, Graham, and her two daughters, Vivienne and Josephine. In her downtime, Jodi can be found with her husband chasing after their spirited children and family pup, Murphy.