Jodi R. Kessler is the Senior Manager of Tax at Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Her responsibilities include international, state and local and investment tax research. Additionally she assists with general tax compliance as well as questions regarding different payments types. Ms. Kessler also works privately as a personal tax consultant for a small group of clients. Previously she worked at Harvard University and The Ohio State University as Tax Manager and operated her own law firm specializing in tax consultation, business planning, and criminal defense. Ms. Kessler is a graduate of The Ohio State University (BA and JD), and Capital University (LLM in Taxation).