Troy Walburn began his teaching career in 1995 and has taught high school band, marching band, drum-line, guitar, chorus, gospel choir and middle school band. He joined the Whitesburg team in 2013. He received Bachelor's Degree in Music Education from The Florida State University, Master's Degree in Music Education from VanderCook College of Music and Education Specialist's Degree in Curriculum and Instruction from Piedmont University. He has also had various band students to be selected for All-State and honor bands, various vocal ensembles to place in district and state Literary events and is the Choir director of The First United Methodist Church of Bremen. Mr. Walburn was also selected as Teacher of the Year 2020.