Rod was born and raised in New York City. He worked for many years as an actor and professional touring musician (guitar player) performing with various groups in various genres.
In 1999, Rod moved to Phoenix, Arizona, and continued performing in theater film, and print. Rod is continuing his love for working in film and television not only as an actor but now as a screenwriter, producer, and director. He is the founder of Randolph Films. (Randolphfilms.org) A faith-based film company.