Troy graduated from Mount Vernon Nazarene University with a bachelor’s in business administration. He received an MBA from Traylor University.

Troy  spent his early career as an IT manager at a fortune 500 company and later as the Director of MIS for a nationwide non-profit children’s services organization. Currently, Troy is able to spend much more time with his family in his current position as a sales engineer with a telecommunications company. Troy is the Chariman of Camp COTUBIC, a Christ centered youth camp located in Bellefontaine, OH.