Todd has a B.S. in Business Administration with a double concentration in General Management and Human Resource Management and an M.B.A. from UTC. Todd is also a Certified Employee Benefits Specialist (CEBS), Professional in Human Resources (PHR), SHRM Certified Professional (SHRM-CP), Group Benefits Associate (GBA) and Compensation Management Specialist (CMS).

Prior to returning to his alma mater to work in the Office of Human Resources, Todd served as the HR Director for the City of Chattanooga.  Todd’s HR experience also includes serving as a Personnel Administration Sergeant in the United States Army, an HR leader for a long term acute care hospital, a compensation and benefits manager for two large, multi-state transportation companies and as a member of the executive HR team for a state-wide nonprofit.  Todd is also an adjunct faculty member for the UTC College of Business. 

In his free time, Todd spends as much time as possible with his wife, Emily, and two daughters, Sophia and Olivia.  He is an Elvis fan, collects PEZ dispensers and enjoys riding in his 1963 Imperial Convertible.