A former Irish League and NI Youth International, Jody has a wealth of experience having represented several local Clubs at senior level including Linfield FC, Larne FC and Bangor FC, as well as representing Northern Ireland at U18 level.
Following the end of his playing career, Jody moved into management, initially working with Carnmoney.He was part of team of volunteers responsible for setting up their football development centre in 2008, coaching there at various youth levels, before obtaining his UEFA B license in 2010.
Having worked with many managers and coaches and developing a wide-range of talent in the local game, Jody joined the CRFC Academy in 2018, managing the U15 side before progressing to the NIFL U16 age-group for the 19/20 season.
Jody now moves into this new role, as lead coach of our performance phase keen impart his knowledge of the game to develop our young players into Irish League footballers.
We look forward to working with Jody in his new role.