Troy has a passion to train leaders for global ministry leadership, strengthening marriages, and equipping parents to raise kids that love God and serve His mission. He serves local church ministries through speaking, training, and consulting. Troy has served the local church for over 29 years as a pastor and a trainer in Florida, Virginia, North Carolina, Kentucky and Indiana. He has served on the faculty of the Rawlings School of Divinity at Liberty University for 12 after serving 11 years at the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary in Louisville, KY as the Associate Dean for Masters Studies, Associate Professor of Youth & Family Ministry, and Executive Director of the International Center for Youth & Family Ministry. He currently serves as the Associate Dean and Professor of Theology and Family Ministries in the Rawlings School of Divinity at Liberty University. He and his wife Karla live in Forest, VA with their two daughters…both attend Liberty University.
B.S.-Church Ministries, M.A.-Youth & Family Ministry, Liberty University; Ph.D.- Leadership & Family Ministry, Southern Baptist Theological Seminary