Travis feels strongly that one must seize all opportunities for mentorship and higher learning, as the trajectory of one’s life can be altered by these opportunities. Non-formal educational opportunities such as
Canada World Youth and Katimavik allowed him to live, work, and volunteer on a local, national, and global stage giving him a perspective that he may not have known otherwise. Travis is formally educated
with an honours diploma in Law Enforcement Foundations from Ravensberg College, in Halifax, N.S.
Travis has been employed in fields such as homelessness outreach, community development, residential health care, recreation programming, and the energy sector, all allowing for him to develop a
ide range of transferrable skills.
In his current role as a Case Manager/Workshop Facilitator at Island Employment; Travis assists his clients with job search, skills development, employment maintenance and career decision making as well
as facilitating individual and group learning sessions on employment related knowledge, skills, and abilities as well as tailor activities towards the specific career-life needs of his clients.
Travis is a proud member of the LGBTQ2S+ community, and happily obliged when asked to become a member of the Diversity and Inclusion committee at Island Employment.
Travis is passionate about community involvement, so in his spare time you are more than likely going find him volunteering, otherwise he will be reading the latest political biography.