Todd graduated from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga (UTC) with an MBA. Todd is a full-time faculty member for the Gary W. Rollins College of Business at UTC where he teaches Management Concepts, Theory & Practice, Human Resource Management, etc. Todd is also a guest lecturer for Tianhua College in Shanghai where he teaches courses on Introduction to Management and Business Communication. Todd previously served as the HR Director for the City of Chattanooga and as the Deputy HR Officer and Director of Compensation and Benefits for UTC.