Rod is a lifetime resident of Davis County, a graduate of Davis County High School & Indian Hills Community College. He and his wife, Stephanie have three children. Rod works full time at Cargill as the Feed Team Leader, is on the Davis County School Board and is involved with the local Cattlemen’s Assoc. He operates a cow/calf farm with his family and is an Auctioneer for Lynch Boys Auction Service. He obtained his Iowa real estate license in 1990 working as a Realtor before the family venture of purchasing & operating Lynch Realty, Inc.