A Wayne County native, William Troop was appointed to the Wayne County Planning Commission in January of 1998. He represents Damascus and Manchester Townships. Mr. Troop graduated from Honesdale High School and Devry Technical Institute in New Jersey. He owned and operated Troop Electronic Service until his retirement in 2002. He is currently employed at Wayne Highlands School District in the Computer and Telecommunications Department and serves as a Pennsylvania state constable. He is past president of the Beach Lake Fire Company, past president of the Dessin Animal Shelter Board and is a member of Beach Lake United Methodist Church. Formerly he was a member of the Texas Township Planning Board, CPR and EMT instructor and president of the Honesdale Volunteer Ambulance Corps. Mr. Troop lives in Atco with his wife Beth. His planning commission term will expire in December 2013.