Starting at a young age Cody wanted to help people. He started taking CPR and First Aid as a Cub Scout and continued through Boy Scouts.
Cody joined the Army
after college where he became a Combat Medic (68W) at the age of 25. He is a Medical Instructor for the 249th Regional Training Institute (RTI). Over his Army
career, he has trained hundreds of soldiers in Combat Life Saver (CLS) and other medical briefings.
He has trained thousands of hours of medical knowledge and technique. During a deployment to Kosovo, he went on hundreds of missions along the disputed border along with humanitarian missions within Kosovo. He was the most Senior Medical Advisor on the encampment treating and caring for soldiers. During the deployment, Cody trained a company 86 of infantry soldiers from North Macedonia.