Jadvyga has worked in computer support for the College of Medicine and the UIHC for twenty years. She is a member of the on-site support team for UI Healthcare Enterprise, specializing in Mac computer consulting. She has degrees in information technology and Russian literature. This is her first term on UI Staff Council and she is a member of Healthcare and Awards committees.
Her oldest son studies astrophysics at Columbia University and her youngest son graduated from West and is applying for colleges. She is active in the International Women's Club, enjoys volunteering, walking her golden retriever Chomsky, gardening and reading.