Born and raised in Phoenix, Troy attended Brophy College Preparatory and then the University of Arizona. He graduated from the University of Missouri-Columbia School of Law in 1999. While attending law school, Troy's grades allowed him to join the Missouri Environmental Law & Policy Review. After law school, he gained valuable experience, including trial experience, working in the Litigation Division of the Missouri Attorney General's Office. Troy has been with Koeller, Nebeker, Carlson and Haluck, LLP since 2002, primarily handling construction defect and civil litigation. He is a member of the Maricopa County Bar Association.
Troy met his wife, Nikki, while attending the University of Missouri, and they have two sons, Gavin and Garrett.