Jadvyga has worked in computer support for the College of Medicine and the UIHC for eighteen 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 diversity committees.
Her oldest son is a freshman at Columbia University and her youngest is a junior at West. She is active in the International Women's Club, enjoys volunteering, walking her golden retriever Chomsky, gardening and reading.