Troy Barker

Facility Mechanic
Biomass Energy Conversion Facility (BECON)
tlbarker@iastate.edu
515-382-5766

Troy Barker has served as the facility mechanic the Iowa Energy Center’s Biomass Energy Conversion Facility (BECON) since Fall 2012. He is primarily responsible for maintenance and electrical work on facility systems.

Prior to the Iowa Energy Center, Mr. Barker was employed at Lincolnway Energy, LLC an ethanol plant in Nevada, Iowa, and Sauer-Danfoss, a manufacturing facility in Ames, Iowa.

Mr. Barker received his associate degree in robotics from Des Moines Area Community College and has been certified as an electrician since 2005.