Travis Helms joined SAI as a geophysicist in 2009. He has a BS in Geology and Geophysics from University of Missouri and a MS in Geology-Geochemistry from Colorado School of Mines. Travis is proficient in 3-D seismic interpretation as well as log correlation, subsurface mapping and regional and trend studies.

He has also testified on numerous occasions as an expert in the field of petroleum geology before the Louisiana Commissioner of Conservation.

Travis is a certified geologist, and a member of American Association of Petroleum Geologists, Society of Economic Geologists, Society of Independent Professional Earth Scientists and the Lafayette Geological Society, where he has served as Vice President, President and Director.