Troy is the worship arts pastor for Westside, leading worship at the Lenexa campus as well as participating on the teaching team.
Having been a worship pastor for over 20 years, Troy’s experience has been broad, leading in a variety of environments including Saddleback Church in Southern California, pastored by Rick Warren. Mentored early on by the likes of Tommy Walker and Rick Muchow he has been able to pass on his experience in conferences and workshops nationally. Troy has a degree in music theory from Azusa Pacific University with graduate work in theology from Golden Gate seminary. He is also a prolific singer/songwriter for the church with a number of recordings to his credit. He is passionate to see the church engage powerfully in worship as people come to know Jesus intimately.
God has blessed Troy with a beautiful wife Gwen, and two amazing boys, Grant and Trent. In his spare time he loves music, movies, playing with his kids, holding his wife's hand and crossfit.