Cody earned a BFA from the University of Montana and is currently pursuing an MFA degree at the University of Minnesota.

While in college he had the opportunity to take part in a month long residency at Medalta in Medicine Hat, Canada, where he showed in the Resident exit show.  Concerning Function was purchased from his BFA exhibition, in 2014, by the Montana Museum of Art and Culture.  Cody took part in a wood-fire residency at the Cub Creek Foundation in rural Virginia in ‘17-18, working under the guidance of John Jessiman. He recently finished a residency at Taos Clay Studio. Cody’s exit show, Indifferent Dependency, was on view in June of 2019.