Philip T. Travis


Mr. Travis has practiced public accounting since 1977. He is a native Nashvillian, graduated from Stratford High School in 1973 and graduated from Middle Tennessee State University in 1977. He was married to his wife Karen in 1977 and has a daughter Brittany and son, Philip who joined the firm in 2010. He began his public accounting career with Richard L. Cooper, a partner at Tom Smith & Associates.

In 1981, Mr. Cooper and Mr. Travis formed a partnership which later became known as Cooper, Travis & Company, PLC. Phil has worked extensively over his 40-year career with many heavy highway contractors in the excavation, paving, bridge, quarry, and ready-mix businesses. He also works with numerous general building contractors and subcontractors in the electrical, plumbing, drywall, and mechanical trades. He also serves construction suppliers, architects, engineers and many other non-construction related concerns.