Travis is a proud parent of two Hilltop students. His son Dylan is in Upper El and his daughter Kennedy in Lower El. Travis lives with his wife Sarah, two children, and their dog Higgins in Newfane Vermont.
In 2002 Travis received his BA in Economics from the University of Rhode Island with a minor in philosophy and business. In 2004 he began working as a financial advisor with Ameriprise financial and in 2007 he earned his Certified Financial Planner™ designation. He is currently a partner at Goodwin, Shine and Associates, a private wealth advisory practice of Ameriprise Financial Services, Inc. with offices in both Brattleboro and Greenfield.
Travis and his wife Sarah were both born and raised in southern Vermont and are very excited to be able to raise their children in this wonderful community. Because of his families deep roots in the Newfane area Travis also serves in the capacity of treasurer for the Newfane Congregational Church, where Dylan and Kennedy are fifth generation members. In his spare time Travis enjoys any type of outside activity including hiking, fishing, snowboarding, skiing or golf.