Jody Grenert is an award-winning former newspaper journalist who currently works as a communication specialist at Ohio University in Athens. An amateur historian and craft beer enthusiast, he's written on both topics.
During his three-decade career in communications, he's worked as a copy editor, writer, designer, photographer, special projects editor, technology director and website administrator.
On the beer enthusiast side, he is president of Ohio Brew Week, one of the Buckeye State’s largest craft beer festivals. He is an award-winning homebrewer and certified beer judge who organizes homebrew competitions. He also serves as president of the Athens Craft Beer Club.