Travis currently serves as a Tech Lead within the Automation group at Zymergen mentoring junior engineers, leading projects, and developing custom automation solutions. Prior to that, he was an automation engineer at Genomic Health responsible for leading scale-up of laboratory processes and was a key contributor in the migration of LIMS systems. He spent the first few years of his career developing and optimizing assays on microfluidic systems He has over 13 years of experience in the biotech industry with expertise in scaling up laboratory processes, optimizing workflows, and building integrated automation solutions. Travis holds a B.S. and M.S in Biomedical Engineering from Cornell University.