Toby has a Bachelor of Science degree from Cal Poly San Luis Obispo and an MBA from the University of Arizona. He moved to Tucson in 1984 to attend the U of A. His 31-year career with Tucson Electric Power included positions in financial planning, wholesale energy marketing, rates, and regulatory compliance. He participated in many volunteer activities sponsored by TEP. In addition to the Pima Community College Foundation, he has served on homeowner association boards. He and his wife, Margaret, have two adult children.