Roy was born and raised and is a long time resident of Thermopolis, Wyoming where he has a ranching operation with his wife Amy and son Rees. He attended Central Wyoming College and the University of Wyoming before entering a career as a farrier in Wyoming and Arizona. After becoming a realtor and joining Western Land Sales of Wyoming, Roy worked as a sales associate for 7 years. After 2 years as an associate broker, he assumed the responsible broker position at Western Land Sales. Roy brings with him an extensive knowledge of agriculture and a lifelong commitment to farming and ranching.