Travis grew up in Portland, Oregon and now lives in Vancouver, Washington with his wife and three kids. He graduated from Benson Polytechnic High School in 1998 with a major in Architectural Drafting. He then received his B.A., Fine Arts from Oregon State University 2003. In 2014, he completed the sheet metal apprenticeship program at the Northwest College of Construction. Travis currently works as a Lead Foreman at HVAC INC. and carries over 12 years experience in commercial HVAC. In his spare time, he enjoys coaching little league baseball and anything to do with the outdoors.