Todd grew up in St. Charles and graduated from St. Charles High School in 1986, where he met his wife Michelle. After attending the University of Illinois (B.S. Accountancy) and University of Florida (J.D.), he worked for a family owned real estate consulting business and then started his own law firm (BRG Law Group) in St. Charles. He also works as the Chief Administrative Officer and General Counsel for Draper and Kramer, Incorporated in Chicago. Todd and Michelle have 2 sons.