Degrees and Certifications:
Bachelors of Science Degree in Elementary Education from Appalachian State University. AIG certified , 18 years experience in 3rd, 4th, and 5th grades.
Jodie Huffman Marks is a former and current member of the Maiden community. She attended Balls Creek Elementary, Tuttle Middle, and Bandys High School. She was very active in her church, Center View Baptist. She attended and graduated from Appalachian State University with a Bachelor's Degree in Elementary Education. Her first teaching job was at Mountain View Elementary in Hickory. She taught fourth grade for 5 years. She also taught 3rd grade for a few years before transferring to her hometown to the new Tuttle Elementary. After a few more years as a third grade teacher, Mrs.Marks began teaching 5th grade, where she has focused on mostly Science or Science/Math.
Jodie Marks has two sons. Gabe is an eleventh grader at Maiden Middle, and Brody is a seventh grader at Maiden Middle. The Marks Family currently lives in the Tuttle district and are members of Mt.Ruhama Baptist Church.