Cody Craynor works as a senior strategic analysis manager for the Public Affairs Department of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. He has also worked for the Church as a senior manager of media relations. Previously, he was the public information officer for the Utah Department of Health where his work on bioterrorism preparedness was recognized in 2005 as the best public health information campaign in the Nation. In 2008, Cody received Accreditation in Public Relations (APR) from the Public Relations Society of America. He graduated from Weber State University in 2000 with a BA in Communication/Public Relations and is currently a graduate student at Johns Hopkins University pursuing a MA in Communication Research.