Jody K. Thelander
Founder & CEO
J. Thelander Consulting
J.Thelander Consulting is headed by Jody K. Thelander, a compensation executive with more than twenty years of professional experience. The Thelander Surveys and Reports have become a well-respected and highly desired tool for compensation decision-makers in the private business sector.
Jody speaks publicly on executive compensation, investment firm and corporate venture compensation topics, including events hosted by BayBio , BioHouston, National Venture Capital Association, JPMorgan, Private Equity International and Stanford.
Jody earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Consumer Studies at the University of Vermont and a Masters Degree in Human Resources at Marymount University. Her career began in the fashion retailing industry with British Vogue, Ralph Lauren Womenswear, Bonwit Teller and Garfinkels in London, New York and Washington, DC. Jody also spent ten years in human resources with TRW Space and Defense both in Washington DC, and San Francisco, before starting her own firm.