Troyer, Inc. – A Tradition of Leadership

The Troyer family has been part of the proud history of farmers in America since the 1930s. This tradition embraces not only a dedication to family-owned and operated farming, but also to a high ethical code.  Farming is much more than a business in our community. It is a calling.

It is one that the current generation of Troyers proudly represents. Our word has always been our bond, and personal relationships with customers are paramount. Get to know our principals in the hope that we can establish such a relationship with you.


Mark D. Troyer

Mark D. Troyer is the vice president of Troyer, Inc. At Troyer Growers, Mark is responsible for farming more than 2,500 acres of potatoes, corn and wheat. Mark is a current member and past president of the Erie County Farm Bureau. Mark is also a board member of the Pennsylvania Landowners Association. Mark took business and accounting classes at Goshen College in Indiana.



Craig D. Troyer

Craig D. Troyer is the vice president of Troyer, Inc. In this role, he is responsible for continuing the success of a 40-year family business, directing the team of all the Troyer companies. He began his career in 1981 as a transportation driver. Prior to becoming the chief executive officer in 2002, Mr. Troyer held the positions of regional vice president of sales and general manager of operations and sales. Craig took business and accounting classes at Goshen College in Indiana.


Tricia L. Restifo, CPA

Tricia L. Restifo, a certified public accountant, serves as the chief financial officer of Troyer, Inc. With nearly 25 years of accounting experience, Mrs. Restifo supervises and oversees the accounting and financial reporting functions and all other administrative functions of the company. Tricia served as the business manager and project coordinator at The Greater Erie Auto Function where she was responsible for the financial and business leadership of the start-up business. Prior to this position, she served as director of sales for The Pepsi Bottling Group where she managed retail trade execution and pricing. From 1993 to 1998, Tricia worked in the audit department of KPMG in Pittsburgh. She is an honors graduate of West Virginia University where she received her bachelor of science degree in business administration with an emphasis on accounting. Tricia also manages our Erie, PA properties for rent and sale. She also is a licensed realtor with Marsh Marsh Real Estate. 



Brent Berger

Brent Berger has over 20 years of experience in auto repair and 14 years in a Dodge/Chrysler/Jeep Dealership. Brent is ASE certified in PA state inspections and emissions, engine repair, brakes, suspension and steering, and heating and air-conditioning.



Katie A. Sullivan

Katie has been working for the Troyer Family since 2012. She is a recent graduate from Penn State Behrend with a Bachelors degree in Accounting. Currently, Katie assists with many financial accounting functions. She recently has been promoted to Transportation Manager. Katie works with our team of Troyer Transportation drivers, transporting freight everywhere East of the Rocky Mountains. Feel free to contact Katie for all your transportation needs.


Jacob Vallimont

Jake Vallimont, a recent Edinboro University Graduate with a degree in Chemistry joined Troyer Inc. in January 2015.  Jake is quickly applying his chemistry knowledge to the agricultural field.  Look to Jake for help with any questions that you may come across.  Please contact him with any questions or inquiries.