Cody H. Thompson resides in Elkins, WV where he is running for the House of Delegates to represent the 43rd District. He has taught for Randolph County School for 6 years and currently teaches Civics /
Contemporary Studies. He graduated from Marshall University with a B.A. in Secondary Social Studies Education in 2011. In 2018 he graduated from West Virginia University with a M.A. in Multi-Categorical Special Education.
He enjoys spending time with his family and pets. He is an outdoor recreation enthusiast that enjoys hiking, camping, snowboarding, and kayaking. He is looking forward to representing the people of the 43rd District and being the only open LGBT representative in the state legislature.