About Me

Producer / Director 

United States Marine Corps Veteran (1992-1996)

Jody is an Award Winning Producer and a DGA Director.


Jody served in the U.S. Marine Corps in 1992 – 1996.  He has  performed as an Actor, Stuntman and Stunt Coordinator, and Military Technical Advisor on numerous Feature Films, Television Shows, Video Games. His resume includes feature films like “Captain America, The Winter Soldier”, “J. Edgar”, “G.I. Joe”, “Race to Witch Mountain”, “Transformers”, “Black Ops”, “Waist Deep”. TV shows like “Scandal”, “Justified”, “CSI Cyber”, “Grimm”, “Code Black”. Video Games like “The Order 1886”, “Call of Duty Black Ops”. 



In 2001 Jody started Combat Casting, Inc. - the only casting company in Hollywood that represents REAL Military and Police Men and Women.


In 2008 Jody started Combat Media Group, LLC a production company that produces Interactive Training films for the US Army and Air Force, and has won several awards. In 2014 Jody produced / line produced the feature film “Street”.


Awards & Certificates

Hollywood International Moving Pictures Film Festival - June 2017

1st. Place Winner - Screenplay Short "In The Attic"

Davey Award - 2009

Gold Winner (x 2) for "US Army 360 Interactive Cultural Awareness"

Stevie Award at the American Business Awards - 2009

Winner for "US Army 360 Interactive Cultural Awareness"



Telly Award - 2009

Bronze Winner for "US Army 360 Interactive Cultural Awareness"





Telly Award (Documentary) - 2009 

Bronze Winner for "No Ignoring Web Doc-u-series"

2016- UCLA Extensions Certificate in Directing 

Awarded with Distinction

2016- UCLA Extensions Certificate in Producing Film & Television


Certificate of Appreciation - US Army TRADOC

for US Army 360 Interactive Cultural Awareness Training

Certificate of Appreciation - The National World War II Museum 

Combat Casting, Inc. for casting real veterans on the film. 

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