Todd is the current president of the Dallas-Fort Worth Film Critics Association, a post he has held for almost 10 years. He is the film critic for Hartman Newspapers, a chain of 12 community publications throughout Texas. In addition, he is the managing editor at the Terrell Tribune.
He has been a film critic since 1993 at newspapers including the Denton Record-Chronicle, and the defunct Irving News andMid-Cities News. He also has done film reviews for the Irving Community Television Network.
A native of Minnesota, Todd holds a bachelor of arts degree in radio, television and film production from Texas Christian University in Fort Worth.
He is a former staff writer in the sports department at The Dallas Morning News, and also has written on a freelance basis for the Washington Post and Boston Globe, among others. He is a listed Tomatometer critic at Rotten Tomatoes.