Travis grew up in the Florida Panhandle. After enlisting in the Army in 2011, he served as an infantryman in 3rd Ranger Battalion until the completion of his contract in 2016. During his time in the 75th Ranger Regiment, Travis took part in multiple combat deployments to Afghanistan. Since leaving the military, Travis matriculated into the Vassar College class of 2020 through the Posse program; he is currently majoring in Economics and pursuing a correlate in Mathematics and Art History. Outside of the classroom, Travis serves as the co-president of the Vassar Finance Club and is a member of Vassar's rowing team. Last summer he was awarded Vassar's Harold S. Geneen Fellowship for his interest and involvement in the Investment Banking community. Travis is dedicated to helping members of the military navigate any friction points that may arise during their transition.