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Charles L. "Chuck" Travis, III

Leaders Council Member; President, Housing Studio


Chuck Travis is an award-winning architect and President of Housing Studio, PA in Charlotte. He is also a Fellow with the American Institute of Architects.

Travis has dedicated his career to formulating housing design strategies that are both economically and environmentally sustainable. His work has had an impact on suburban communities, high-rise condominiums, historic renovations and single-family homes.

Travis is the former Mayor of Cornelius, following two terms as a Cornelius Town Commissioner and also served as the Vice Chairman of the N.C. Metropolitan Mayors Coalition. Travis currently serves on the Board of Directors for the North Carolina Turnpike Authority and Board of Directors for the North Carolina Central University Foundation.

A native of Statesville, Travis holds architecture degrees from North Carolina State University and the University of North Carolina at Charlotte.