After graduating from Choate Preparatory School and receiving a degree in finance from Tulane University, Rod studied at the Portfolio Center for the Arts in Atlanta , GA and began a career in advertising and marketing as a writer.
Moving to Naples in 1997 to be closer to family, he turned his focus and attention to real estate. In 2001 Rod joined the Premier Sotheby's team and has gone on to enjoy a successful career selling a wide variety of homes , condominiums and villas for multiple new developments here in Naples. His experience and extensive working knowledge of the Naples real estate market ensures his client's will be well informed and well advised beyond their expectations.
Rod is a strong supporter of the Greater Naples Little League and Sports Outreach football programs, volunteering both his resources and his time as a coach to his two sons Kaidin and Dane.