Troy's passion is promoting and sharing a lifestyle through health, fitness and dance and for him this is the art of living. "This is what I'm known for," says Troy, and well known he is.
Born and raised in San Francisco, Troy's diverse and extensive performance experience and training has given him the credentials and awards as a highly decorated fitness professional and performance artist. In the fitness arena, Troy competed among 2,500 exceptional athletes conquering the title of National Aerobic Champion and twice World Aerobic Competitor. As a Presidential Sports Award Honoree and a certified fitness professional, Troy has traveled around the globe instructing and performing. These honors launched him into a position to be one of the first-ever American athletes to introduce the concept of health and fitness into the then U.S.S.R. Having an innovative and leadership mentality, Troy owned and operated an active- wear shop, featuring his own designs and his own line of workout wear/street wear.
Troy has a profound ability, true spirit and the gift to inspire others. His commitment and dedication is particularly manifest in his heartfelt charitable activities. Troy has generously given of his time and talent as a fund-raiser, which he proudly presented enormous financial aid benefiting the City Of Hope Aids Research Organization, Project Open Hand, Back into Shape Earthquake Relief and Runway for Life, (an evening including an Armani-featured fashion show benefiting the Leukemia Foundation.) Troy combined forces with QSF Magazine creating and producing fund raising events endorsed by the San Francisco Mayor's Office. May 12th, 2000, was proclaimed TROY DAY by the Mayor recognizing his contributions to the community.
Whether he's in the forefront of a performance or behind the scenes of a production his unique style, endless energy, spirit and cause drive him to follow his passion for production in the entertainment industry. Having appeared in magazines on local, national, and international radio and television shows such as THE PAT SAJAK SHOW, ESPN and NASHVILLE NOW, Troy appeared on and produced a weekly health and fitness segment for ABC's GoodMorning BayArea. Troy's magnetic energy doesn't stop there. His presence can only be described as HOT. As a fitness professional, producer, and a resident dancer for the hottest night life in San Francisco he created TROY PRODUCTIONS. Founder of ?THE CREW PROJECT? a dance and performance company, he creates concepts, appears and manages all aspects of the production. Troy recently appeared and performed with Grammy award winner and Tony award winner Jennifer Holiday. Troy has also performed with recording artists Jeanie Tracy, Suzanne Palmer, Inaya Day, Kristine W and Deb Cooper. He performed for Jeffrey Sankers New Year's Eve extravaganza along with performance artist FLAVA and SHOKRA. He performed for San Francisco's own Reunion celebration, Clubs Townsend, Universe, Palladium, Futura, Colossus, Metropolis, Mass S.F., FRESH and Mezzanine. His energy and spirit always WOWS! and electrifies the crowd. Either award winning routines, award winning Parade Floats or events, all this and more makes Troy an invaluable asset for any production.
Troy is currently Artistic Director of Gold's Gym in San Francisco and a Board member of the world renowned L.A. based MaDonna Grimes Fitness and Dance Theatre Company. MGFDT Company is famous for it's professionalism and cutting edge adventure. Troy's high profile and fantastic ability to connect with a crowd where ever he is featured, guarantees attendance and memberships. Along with his enthusiasm, drive and desire to create, Troy's expert guidance, managerial skills and other natures of his expressions have provided the assets for night Clubs, Studios and Health Clubs to become premier locations. Operating under the banner of TROY PRODUCTIONS, Troy has successfully managed the career of performance artist FLAVA, recognized everywhere for his entertaining extravaganzas. Troy of TROY PRODUCTIONS is Artistic Director for featured resident dancers for Club MEZZANINE. Troy's ?CREW PROJECT?, a performance and dance company, is regularly featured at Club MEZZANINE and is acclaimed for its outrageous entertainment. Troy has recently launched OUTgear, an online store featuring fitness and dance products gear and accessories.