As Chief Operating Officer, March assists agency management and staff in ensuring resources are available to meet our wide-ranging statutory responsibilities. He previously served as Chief Financial Officer position for 3 ½ years. Prior to DCEO, Travis had 27 years of state government experience, including 5 years regulating state and local pension funds as Deputy Director of Public Pension at the Illinois Department of Insurance. His 22 years of previous fiscal experience included appointments as Chief Fiscal Officer for the Illinois Office of the Governor, Department of Financial and Professional Regulation and the Illinois Administrative and Regulatory Shared Services Center. Travis has an undergraduate degree in Business Administration from Illinois State and an M.B.A. from the University of Illinois at Springfield. Travis lives in the Springfield area with his wife Carolyn. He is the proud father of two daughters and loves to spend time with his granddaughter, Lily.