Troy began working at News 8 in November of 2009. He started as a part-time Floor Crew member, working behind the scenes of the evening shows. From there Troy moved on to News Photography and Weekend Producing before becoming the most recent weekday Noon and Five Producer. Troy grew up in Viroqua and graduated from UW-La Crosse, majoring in Communication with an emphasis in Broadcast and Digital media.
Favorite book? ‘The Count of Monte Cristo’ by Alexandre Dumas
Favorite movie? The Princess Bride
My best day at News 8 was the day… Any day during breaking news. Working in news during those situations can be pretty exciting.
What do you like about your job? I get to learn something new every day.
What are you bad at and wish you could do better? I want to be multi-lingual. I am currently learning German and would love to learn many other languages.
Do you have a personal motto or quote that inspires you? “There is nothing noble in being superior to your fellow man; true nobility is being superior to your former self.” –Ernest Hemingway
Do you have a hobby or collect anything special to you? I love reading and probably have too many books.