Troy has been connected to the ministry of FMI since 1997 when he traveled with the Gokees to Guatemala and has helped them establish and develop many overseas ventures. Troy is a Veterinarian who practices at his North Canton clinic, the Veterinary Wellness Center, while also leading FMI mission teams abroad, traveling frequently to different locations around the world to share Christ with the hurting and lost. He offers hope to the hopeless. With strong Father’s love operating and a deep love for the Lord’s Presence, Troy has evangelism at the core of his heart and has drawn many into the Kingdom. Troy is a continual example of Jesus’ commands to build relationships and to lay your life down to serve one another. Strong leadership abilities and sacrifice mark Troy’s life and are demonstrated through teaching, mentoring, organizing, and overseeing many groups, ministries, and events. Troy and his wife Rachel have four sons: Isaac, Levi, Seth and Elijah, and work together in ministry.