Travis Avery holds a Master of Architecture from the University of Texas at Austin, and a Bachelor of Science in Architecture from the University of Idaho. Prior to joining Murray Legge Architects in 2013, Travis worked with Austin’s Danze Blood Architects on a variety of projects, including a top-ten finalist proposal for the Seaholm Intake Facility Competition, which also received 2014 Texas Society of Architects Studio Award. He was also a design team member for the Saint Peter and Paul Chapel, which received a 2013 AIA Austin Design Award Citation of Honor.
While attending graduate school at the University of Texas at Austin, where he was the recipient of five graduate fellowships, Travis completed a six-month professional residency with Taller de Arquitectura | Mauricio Rocha + Gabriela Carrillo, an internationally recognized firm in Mexico City, whose work includes major public and private projects across Mexico. He also completed two years of Peace Corps service in the Bolivian Altiplano, managing a basic sanitation project to provide household water sources for rural families living at a 12,000-foot altitude.