Woods has practiced in St. Joseph County since 2001 and has been the attorney for St. Joseph County since 2013. Woods currently is the attorney for the Town of Osceola, the South Bend Public Transportation Corporation and the St. Joseph County Solid Waste Management District. Woods is also a board member of the Penn Harris Madison School Corporation.
Woods earned an undergraduate degree from Manchester College and a law degree from IU McKinney School of Law.
Woods will be sworn in on a date to be determined.