Jody Struve focuses on communications activities that help the Foundation identify innovative ideas with the potential to accelerate the development of a Culture of Health. She curates the popular What’s Next Health: Conversations with Pioneers speaker series and oversees production of the Pioneering Ideas podcast and blog.
Struve joined the Foundation in 2000 and previously focused on building relationships between RWJF grantees and members of Congress and other policy-makers in order to position grantees as key resources on pressing health and health care issues.
She received her BA, summa cum laude, from Rider College. Born in Chicago, she and her wife, Erinn Auletta, a middle school teacher, live in Lambertville, New Jersey with their two young children.