Travis Lautner

Travis Lautner

Des Moines Area Community College

Agriculture Education

Travis is the farm coordinator at Des Moines Area Community College (DMACC). His role includes looking after the day to day activities of a diversified college farm operation along with coordinating farm activities with Agribusiness and Veterinary Technology instructors so that students may experience the practical application of their book work. In his position, Travis has worked with over 100 DMACC students whose agriculture backgrounds range from growing up on family farms, to those with little to no agriculture background. He also supervises 2-3 interns per year and works to provide learning opportunities for Agribusiness and Veterinary Technology students as part of their weekly classroom labs.