AP English, Film as Literature
J.D., Mitchell Hamline School of Law
B.S., Minnesota State University Moorhead
Jodi Tagessen is a Minnesota native who started her teaching career at Fargo South High School in North Dakota. Her responsibilities included overseeing production of the nationally recognized, student-run Sudhian Newspaper, working with the drama department, and teaching Journalism and grade 10 Language Arts. After leaving Fargo Jodi taught grade 10 and 11 Language Arts and coached junior olympic volleyball in White Bear Lake, MN.
Jodi worked in commercial real estate for several years immediately prior to joining the NCPA staff. Over her real estate career, she filled many roles including working as an attorney closing commercial transactions, auditing construction projects, and building real estate investment trusts. Jodi also worked as a project manager on large scale construction projects and on national and international corporate real estate accounts.