Mr. Trotter and his wife Ri, have three grown children. Mr. Trotter has served as principal of Allen ISD’s Lowery Freshman Center and later Allen High School prior to his retirement in 2012. Mr. Trotter has been involved in public education for 36 years as a teacher, coach, campus and central office administrator. Following retirement he became a partner in Educational Operations Consultants, LLC and served as High School Principal at Collinsville H.S. In his time at EOC he has assisted districts throughout Texas and Arkansas to aid the school district in improving operational efficiencies. He has earned Bachelor's and Master's Degrees in Education from Midwestern State University as well as additional graduate certifications from New Mexico Tech. Mr. Trotter holds teaching certifications in art, biology, life/earth science, health, and physical education in addition to his principal’s certification. He has conducted educational training seminars in Texas, Arkansas, Arizona, California, and Georgia for organizations such as Pearson Education, Texas Association of Secondary Principals, San Jose State University, and his consulting firm EOC.