Travis is a native of Elizabethton, TN and has been employed with Mitch Cox Construction since 2017 serving as project manager in the multi-family division. Travis is a 5th generation contractor and literally grew up on job sites and in the construction business.
As Project Manager, Travis is responsible for scheduling sub-contractors, ordering materials, planning for the developments and managing the divisions personnel and resources.
Since serving in this capacity the following communities has been developed: Villas at Island Road in Bristol TN, The Villas at Riverbend in Kingsport, TN, The Villas at Pickens Bridge, Piney Flatts, TN, Town-view Villas in Elizabethton, TN, and The Villas at Lavender Lane in Bristol, TN. Current projects include: The Villas at Avery Creek in Arden, NC, The Villas at Pigeon River and The Villas at Kyker Ferry both in Sevierville, TN.
Prior to joining Mitch Cox Construction Travis was very instrumental in real estate construction and development in Carter County, TN where his company constructed custom and spec residential homes, commercial buildings and swimming pool design and builds. During this time he also spent 16 years with the Johnson City Fire Department serving the community as shift sergeant, EMT/IV tech.
Travis Holds a Tennessee Real Estate Brokers license, Tennessee Residential Contractors License, Tennessee Commercial Contractors license, HVAC Certification, Inspectors Certifications and a Tennessee Auctioneers License where in 2006 was named Tennessee State Champion Auctioneer.
Travis has served on numerous boards locally and nationally and has raised over 4 million dollars for non-for-profit organizations in the past 20 years as an Auctioneer.
Travis is happily married to his wife of 21 years Lori Royston, whom is employed at Ballad Health and they have three kids Kaysi, Caleb and Cash. Their daughter Kaysi plays golf for the University of Maryville and is pursuing a career in dentistry. Travis enjoys his free time with his wife and family on their farm where they raise angus cattle as well as at their kids sporting events where Travis coaches their travel baseball teams.