Troy graduated from the University of Southern Indiana. He served as a Vanderburgh County councilman and then Vanderburgh County Commissioner from 2001-2010. He worked in his family business, Tornatta Tire, for 20 years, before leaving to pursue a full time career in real estate. Tornatta has years of experience in property and facility management. Because of his sales impressive volume, he has recently named "Rookie of the Year" by the Indiana Commercial Real Estate Exchange.