Troy was born and raised in Campbell River. He received his Bachelor of Business Administration, with a major in Finance from Vancouver Island University (Malaspina University-College) in 2006 before moving back to Campbell River to study and become a Chartered Accountant (Chartered Professional Accountant).
Troy worked in public practice from 2007 to 2013 where he worked with a variety of clients from individuals up to large corporate groups of companies and government entities. He worked with his clients on a variety of engagements, such as business startup planning, tax planning, assurance services and succession strategies. Troy also worked with clients in many other industries, and had a particular interest in helping business owners start their own operations and assist them along the way. In 2013 Troy took an opportunity with Broadstreet Properties Ltd./Seymour Pacific Developments Ltd. in Campbell River. Troy is the Chief Financial Officer for the group of companies. He works with the executive group and oversees a finance/treasury department of over 20 Staff whom work on a variety of financial accounting, tax, treasury and assurance matters.
Troy was one of the founding members of the YPCR and served on the Executive as the Treasurer until November 2013. He believes that the YPCR is a great group that connects many younger members of the community that will assist in shaping the future of Campbell River.
Troy is a passionate outdoorsman, who enjoys fishing, hunting, camping and hiking.