AMY JO ALDRICH
M.S.Edu., Licensed Marriage & Family Therapist
Executive Director & Owner
T (260) 432-0066, ext. 305
Amy is the original founder of LifeWorks, starting as a dream during her graduate school years. Her 35-year career has been dedicated to serving children, healthy marriages and families. Prior to serving the greater Fort Wayne area for the past 16 years as a Marriage & Family Therapist, Amy devoted her time in education, coaching, public speaking, and administrative leadership in both the public and the non-profit sectors.
Amy has also worked with several area businesses assisting in developing growth plans for organizations and employees. She speaks at a variety of professional, motivational, and personal growth conferences all over the country, challenging her audiences to be actively involved while engaging them in laughter and the opportunity for growth. Amy lives life big – she actively lives out her faith, loves spending time with her husband of 33 years, her children, adores her grands, and enjoys kayaking, hiking, landscaping, reading, and listening to loud music.
LifeWorks Director of Operations
HIPAA Compliance Office
T (260) 432-0066, ext. 301
Carly has extensive experience in administration in various health care settings and in working directly with youth in various teaching capacities. She has been an integral part of the LifeWorks leadership team since it was founded. Carly concentrates on overseeing day-to-day operations that exist behind the scenes to bring you the best care possible. She is very passionate about providing excellent overall care for our clients and team and carrying out LifeWorks mission to serve others, team and clients alike.
Carly is available to answer a multitude of questions from what to expect from the counseling process, questions regarding insurance, and payment options. She holds confidentiality in the highest regard and is focused on bringing ease to the process of setting up counseling. Carly provides direct administrative care to the Executive Director, oversees the administrative team, and brings positive energy and creativity to our team culture. She enjoys spending time with her family, serving the church, is very active in the community, and loves the outdoors.
Warsaw Office Manager
HIPAA Compliance Officer
T (574) 268-0448, ext. 406
Jodi has been working with the Warsaw team since it’s opening in 2017. She has an extensive history of service to the church and the people of the communities in which she has lived. She is our voice behind the Warsaw Office, a cornerstone of our team, and a passionate advocate for providing excellent client care. Jodi is eager to help navigate the counseling process to make it smooth for each client who enters our doors. She assists in the client management process both directly and behind the scenes, carefully matching new clients with the therapists who best fit their needs and answering a variety of questions that clients may have.
Jodi works closely with Carly and Andrea to serve all 5 locations, is a natural encourager, full of wisdom, loves spending time with her family including her grandchildren, interior design, and knitting. She is also secretly a rockstar at video games.
Fort Wayne Office Manager
HIPAA Compliance Officer
T (260) 432-0066, ext. 303
Andrea joined our Administrative Team at the beginning of the global pandemic but is seems as though she has been with us for a decade. Andrea comes to us after serving in a variety of business, human resources, and educational capacities, all of which she has worked with people with high regard and a servant’s heart. She is passionate about serving and has made a tremendous impact on our organization and team. She brings to our team both a business mindset and commitment to client care. Andrea is the voice behind LifeWorks Fort Wayne and often the first contact our clients have when entering the counseling process. While she continues to make a positive impact on the LifeWorks culture, Andrea brings her own style and detail to the role. She will be able to answer questions for both new and existing clients regarding appointments, insurance, and accounts.
Andrea works closely alongside Carly and Jodi to make the counseling experience positive from beginning to end. She is a devoted wife and mother of three boys, loves her family, is an avid reader, enjoys hiking, canoeing, kayaking, and her newest adventure… mountain biking.