Cody was born in Florida and is a native through and through. He grew up around the water and loves surfing, kayaking, the beach, hiking, and Florida state parks. Cody started working for the Orange County Library System at the Orlando Public library as a circulation clerk but now works as the Customer Service Lead at the West Oaks Branch Library and Genealogy Center. He is dedicated to helping patrons with all their library resources and questions. He is tech savvy and enjoys making others laugh. Cody teaches Ancestry Library Edition as well as the Heritage Quest Online computer classes. While shifting the collection from the Main library to West Oaks he found a family book in the collection that catalogued most of his extended family and their progenitors. Cody also obtained a family book on his direct progenitor.