Travis graduated with Distinction and Magna Cum Laude from Sonoma State University with a Bachelor of Science in Statistics. Travis has been passionate about weather since his early childhood and he is pursuing a M.S. Degree in Meteorology at Iowa State University. Travis has a Research Assistantship under the guidance of Dr. Alex Gonzalez with a research focus on tropical meteorology, and more specifically, the Intertropical Convergence Zone. He began his graduate studies at Iowa State University in August 2021.