Editor's note: The following information is from Hutson's campaign website.
Travis Hutson, a Florida native, grew up in south St. Johns County. He currently works at the Hutson Companies, overseeing charitable foundations as well as property and agricultural management. He also sits on the board of directors for HandsOn Jacksonville and on the development committee for St. Augustine Youth Services. In 2010, Hutson worked for Ambassador John Rood with the Vestcor Companies and specialized in sales and acquisitions, as well as analyzing financial data for incoming and outgoing investments.
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Huston has been a member of the board of directors for EPIC Community Services in St. Johns County, as well as serving on the finance teams for many candidates, including, Governor Mitt Romney, Governor Rick Scott, Agriculture Commissioner Adam Putnam, Attorney General Pam Bondi, Chief Financial Officer Jeff Atwater, St. Johns County Sherriff David Shoar, State Attorney R.J. Larizza, State Attorney Angela Corey, and Representative Daniel Davis.
Hutson is a graduate of Pedro Menendez High School in southern St. Johns County. He attended Lafayette College in Easton, Pennsylvania, where he received his bachelor's degree in Economics and Business. During his time in college, Travis played football and track earning collegiate championships in both sports.
As early as high school, Hutson was noticed for his exceptional character, by receiving the Character Counts Award from St. Johns County during his senior year, which is given to individuals throughout the school district that represent the six pillars of character: trustworthiness, respect, responsibility, fairness, caring and citizenship.
Travis is married to his college sweetheart, Tanya, and they reside in Elkton, Florida.