Cody is originally from Las Vegas, Nevada, where he started playing roller hockey at three years old, then ice hockey at 8. Cody moved to the Kansas City area in 2008 to play for the Russell Stover AAA midget program. In 2010 he was drafted by the Aberdeen Wings in the NAHL. He then went on to play juniors in leagues throughout the US and Canada. Upon finishing juniors, Cody worked as the Lead Skills Instructor at the Hockey Center Kansas City training facility. In 2015, Cody moved back to his hometown to play for the UNLV hockey team in the ACHA. During his time in college, he was an assistant captain for two years, the captain his senior year, and led his team in points all four years. After graduating in 2019, Cody continued his playing career in France. He played two seasons for the Evry/Viry Jets and was the leading scorer on his team both seasons. Cody was Head of Player Development for the Kansas City Storm Girls Hockey program for the 2023-2024 season and is currently the Head Skills Coach at Bar Down Training in Overland Park. Cody resides in Leawood, Kansas, with his fiancé, Abigail, and daughter, Leia.