Travis Cheesbro, Therapeutic Foster Care Engagement Specialist

Travis Cheesbro
Therapeutic Foster Care Engagement Specialist
tcheesbro@norriscenter.org

Travis brings over 10 years of professional experience working with youth and their families. Travis began his work in the field when he was in college as youth counselor, working with youth in a residential setting. He moved on to work in various supervisory and management roles, managing programs, leading teams, as well as onboarding and coaching staff.
In his role as the Engagement Specialist, Travis is involved in running our social media accounts and providing information to families and community partners. He leads foster parent recruitment activities, and is involved in community outreach efforts. Travis holds regular informational meetings for anyone interested in learning more about foster care and our programming.

Travis has a strong passion for working with youth and their families. He feels that working in this field is not just a career, but a calling. He thrives in opportunities to spread awareness and work in the community, while also breaking down misconceptions about the youth in the out of home care system. Travis tries to lead by example and work towards making communities safer for our youth and the families that support them.

Travis lives in Waukesha with his wife and son. He enjoys spending time with his family, spending time outdoors, sports, cooking, and golf.