A native of Bertrand, Nebraska, Travis graduated from Bertrand High in 2008 and moved to Hastings to get his welding degree at Central Community College in 2011. Now in Kearney, Travis works at Ace Irrigation as a welder/fabricator. He has been seen in The Apple Tree and Shrek as Donkey while in Hastings. He was, also, in Annie Get Your Gun and Something Happened on the Way to the Forum at the Kearney Community Theater.