Troy’s background includes dual bachelor’s degrees in math and criminal justice and a master’s degree in finance. He served in the U.S. Army for 22 years before retiring as a lieutenant colonel. He began his career at Edward Jones in 2004 as a financial advisor and became a partner in 2010. Additionally, he has obtained professional designations of CFP® and AAMS®. He had been married to his wife, Joyce, for 33 years. An active member of the Anacortes and Greater Skagit communities, he currently serves on the board of Island Hospital Foundation and is a member of the Anacortes Rotary Club.