Jody is originally from Little Rock, Arkansas and is a graduate of the University of Memphis. She began her career in television as an intern at KXAS TV in Dallas, Texas, and soon after began working as a
reporter at KTVE in Monroe. Jody worked her way up to the morning news anchor position within the two years that she stayed there. She came to KTBS in November 2000 and currently holds the position of
weekend anchor and reporter. Jody is also a huge New Orleans Saints fan.