Travis Trudell earned his Associate of Arts Degree in Film at Maine Media College in 2001. After graduating Travis moved to Massachusetts and started working on local film and television productions.

As of 2010, Travis has worked as an electrician on over ten feature films including the Oscar winning The Departed and the films Gone Baby Gone, The Game Plan, 2127 Dresses, The Box, Shutter Island, and Edge Of Darkness.

He has taught at the workshops for over 8 years and loves returning to the workshops every year.  

He currently lives in Boston with his wife Diana, a documentary filmmaker, and their daughter Matilda and son Joaquin.

His Comic book collection is getting too big for his nerd-ery.