Troy Anthony Simon, Jr., the son of Troy A. Simon Sr. and Lisa M. Bowens, was born June 26, 1996 and New Orleans, LA. In 2005, Troy and his family were forced by Hurricane Katrina to move to Sarasota, Florida with his grandparents who are Sarasota natives, Jacki Bowens and the late James Bowens. Troy has two brothers Charles Merino (23), Nehemiah Simon (3) and one sister Jordyn Simon (9). He is currently a senior at Manatee High School. During high school, Troy play football his sophomore year as a defensive back and a free safety. He was also nominated as senior class board Vice President by his peers. After graduation, Troy plans on going to college to get his degree in business management in sports management.