Department of Applied Physiology & Sport Management
M.A., Northwestern University,
B.S., Northwood University
3101 University Blvd, Ste.306
Troy Forte is a lecturer in the Department of Applied Physiology and Sports Management. He earned his master’s degree in Sports Administration from Northwestern University, and a bachelor’s degree in Sports Management from Northwood University in Midland, Michigan. Before joining SMU, Troy served as the Executive Director of the Carr Cares Foundation and a sports philanthropy consultant for professional athletes.
Troy brings expertise in athlete management, brand partnerships, event management, and marketing. He has worked with leading brands, professional sports leagues, and national non-profit organizations throughout his sports marketing career. Troy is passionate about using sports to create social change.
Troy and his wife Asante live in Dallas, Texas. They enjoy traveling, attending live events, and spending time with their Alaskan Klee Kai dog, Alpha.