Cody grew up in Irving, Texas where he graduated from Irving High School in 2003. During the latter years of high school Cody came to know Jesus after being exposed to the biblical gospel of grace. Within six months, Cody began to sense a call to vocational ministry. After graduation, Cody moved to College Station to attend Texas A&M. During his junior year at A&M he married his high school sweet heart, Chelsea. They have three kids.