Cody is an associate editor for Waste Dive and Smart Cities Dive. He graduated with honors from Towson University with a B.S. in journalism and environmental science & studies. He's Maryland born and bred, splitting his time between Baltimore, D.C. and the train tracks that connect the two.

Prior to starting at Industry Dive, Cody was editor-in-chief of his school's student newspaper, a part-time digital producer for TEGNA's national content team, a correspondent for USA TODAY College and the Online News Association Student Newsroom, and an editorial intern for Circa, Baltimore City Paper and abc2news.