Born and raised in Inglewood, California fishing has always been a part of Rod’s life. As a child, Rod’s dad started out taking him and his brother Reggie Wynn out to the local jetty’s, barges and party boats to get their fishing fix. Once reaching his teenage years Rod started to gravitate toward the world of freshwater bass fishing after watching the likes of Jimmy Houston, Bill Dance, Roland Martin, Orlando Wilson and Roland Martin on the various fishing shows.
Once bitten by the bass bug Rod started cutting his teeth at the local ponds and lakes throughout Southern California. At the age of 12, Rod met would turn out to be his fishing partner but also his mentor, Scott Uradomo.
Scott took Rod all over the state fishing various Team and Club tournaments all while exposing Rod to the vast world of a traveling angler. This was a great learning experience for Rod and set him up for a lifelong commitment to Bass Fishing.
Rod is in a GREAT relationship with Shirley Nichols and he has two smart and beautiful kids named Savannah and Ryder Wynn.
Rod is a Full-Time Sr. Production Manager for NCompass International and in between family and work time, Rod fishes WON BASS, FLW, National Bass West, American Bass, and the Anglers Marine Circuit.
Hometown: Inglewood, CA
Home Lake: Diamond Valley Lake or Castaic Lake
Favorite Lake: Clear Lake
Least Favorite Lake: Lake Perris
Favorite Technique: Chatterbait
Least Favorite Technique: Whatever is not getting bit