• Chairman, Joint Legislative Audit and Review Committee. Troy chaired the Joint Legislative Audit and Review Committee, and vice chaired the House Business and Financial Institutions Committee that oversees financial institutions and insurance companies.
• Legislator. First elected to the Washington House of Representatives in 2006, Troy sponsored legislation to strengthened current performance standards, realign the priorities of government and reduce costs.
• Business Owner. Troy opened his business that tracks recorded documents in 1999. As the sole business owner of a multi-state operation, Troy created and relied on performance measures to maintain productivity and profitability for his distant offices.
• Audit team leader, Securities and Exchange Commission. As a young attorney Troy led SEC audit teams around the country ensuring accountability and efficiency while focusing on regulatory audits. Previously, he served in the federal prosecutor's office.
• Since 1984, Troy has been involved in the business of moving families into homes. First, leading the legal department for a large real estate company, and later serving as the president of the largest tax exchange company in the country. He also served as president of the trade association for escrow professionals for the state of Washington.
• An experienced JAG officer, Troy serves as a lieutenant colonel in the United States Army Reserve. Commissioned in 1994, he spent almost ten years teaching at the U.S. Army JAG School on the campus of the University of Virginia at Charlottesville as a member of the reserves. Troy has been sent overseas eight times in his 25 years in the Army.
Troy holds a B.A. from the University of California at Berkeley, and a J.D./M.B.A. from the State University of New York at Buffalo. He is admitted to the bars of Washington, New York, California, the District of Columbia, and the Supreme Court of the United States.
Troy lives in Tacoma with his wife, Diane, and their two children. He enjoys coaching football and baseball.