Travis was born and raised in Dayton, Ohio. After playing competitive tennis in both high school and college, he became the Head Tennis Professional at Dayton Center Courts and Tennis Academy in 2000. In 2002 he moved to South Regency Tennis Center to become their Junior Coordinator. Over the next few years he served on the Board of the Dayton Area Tennis Association (DATA) and spent two years on the coaching staff for the Dayton Area Junior Training Center. Travis became the Tennis Coordinator at Five Seasons in Dayton in 2004 until he moved to Five Seasons Westlake where he coached from 2006-2012. He moved onto Paramount Tennis Center Westlake and coached from 2012-2014. In 2016 Travis moved back to Dayton where he became the Adult Tennis Coordinator and coached at Five Seasons Family Sports Club until 2018.
Over his career, Travis has coached several adult USTA district and sectional championship teams and has developed and taught sectional, district and nationally ranked juniors. Travis has been USPTA certified since 2001, PTR certified 2016, PTR 10 & Under Certification 2016, PTR Adult Development Certified 2017, and also has USTA Sports Science Level One certification. He resides in Westlake with his wife Liz, son Brady, and Daughter Piper.
- USPTA Certified Instructor
- PTR Certified
- PTR 10 & Under Certification
- PTR Adult Development Certified
- USTA Sports Science Level One Certification