Born and raised in Iowa, Jeffrey Dodd began his career in visual merchandising for Ralph Lauren.

After graduating from Pratt Institute’s celebrated fashion design program, Dodd was recruited to join the Rachel Zoe design team where he was instrumental in launching her fashion line.

In 2014, Dodd launched his eponymous collection.

Dodd was named a 2017 Rising Star by Fashion Group International and was selected by the City of New York as a 2016 Design Entrepreneur.

Dodd has dressed numerous award-winning actresses, including Jessica Chastain, Elisabeth Moss, Ashley Greene, Uzo Aduba, Busy Philipps, Michelle Dockery, America Ferrera, Andra Day, Yvonne Strahovski and Olivia Munn for red carpet appearances.