In the 1990s, Wood regularly contributed to The New York Times from Nashville and other locations (including Romania, where he lectured at universities in 1997), and to The Wall Street Journal. He was the founding editor of Bank Director magazine and served as editor and publisher of Nashville Life and Business Nashville magazines. He was a business reporter and interim business editor at The Tennessean in the early 1990s.
He has been a member since 1998 of the state-chartered Tennessee Holocaust Commission.
A native of Nashville, Wood is a graduate of that city's Montgomery Bell Academy (having attended Riverside Military Academy in seventh grade, 1976-77) and Vanderbilt University. He holds a Master's degree in European Studies from Pembroke College, Cambridge.
Wood is married to food writer and author Nicki Pendleton Wood.
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