Jodie Hedley-Ward holds a Master of Business degree, a Bachelor of Commerce and a Graduate Diploma in management. After finishing university, she worked in Hong Kong where she met her husband David and then continued to travel and work in various marketing positions internationally. She returned to her homeland, New Zealand, where her two children Lili and Josh were born, before moving to Australia’s Sunshine Coast in 2007.
Jodie initiated the Motherhood Study in conjunction with the University of the Sunshine Coast in 2009. The research will provide ongoing insights into the reality of the experience of motherhood for women today and findings will be incorporated into Jodie’s upcoming books, speaking engagements and events.
Jodie’s current projects include:
▪ You Sexy Mother workshops and events
▪ Speaking engagements
▪ The Motherhood Study International