In high school, Toby received several state and national honors as a scholar athlete. He attended ASU graduating in 1998 with a degree in communication while being on the Dean’s list. In addition, Toby is the founder of the Marana High School Turkey Bowl, an adult flag football game for MHS alumni that has been a fund and fundraising tradition for 20 years.
Upon graduation, Toby was recruited to join the Jim Click Automotive team becoming the youngest salesperson in the history of the company to earn the role of Fleet Manager and was Jim Click’s Salesperson of the Year from 2001-2009. After 11 years with Jim Click, Toby opened Tucson Turf, a waterless lawn company. In 2008, Tucson Turf was the winner of the Marana Community and Business Award. In both 2015 and 2016, Tucson Turf was awarded Best Turf Company in Tucson by the Arizona Daily Star.
Though a business success, Toby’s passion is for the Marana community, Marana High School, and its youth. Toby works to provide a positive impact on children and serves as a positive role model for them and their parents. He has spent 25 years giving motivational speeches about choices and making good decisions. Toby has spent countless hours coaching youth in a variety of sports and since 2007 has led his 7-on-7 football teams to over 50 state and 24 national titles. Toby emphasizes Sportsmanship and his teams have received several National Tournament Character Counts Awards for their exemplary sportsmanship.