MEET Joe Manns Black Wall Street Honoree Travis Reeves

Travis Reeves



Baltimore, MD


  • Manager Engineering Systems The United States Coast Guard.
  • Real estate investor.
  • Professional boxer.


·      High-level engineer

·      Management expert

·      Shrewd real estate investor

·      World-class boxing

·      Role model for at-risk teenagers.


06/1999 to 06/2001 Engineering Technician

United Technologies - Huntington, IN

1999 2001 Engineer for United Technologies in Huntington, Indiana.


06/2001 to 06/2003 Manager of e Navy Remotely Operated Vehicles (ROV)

Phoenix International, Inc. - Baltimore, MD

Lead Electrical Engineer designing a Saturated Fly Away Dive System for The United States Navy.


06/2003 to 06/2005 Lead Electrical Engineer Fast Response Cutter

Department of Homeland Security - Washington, DC


06/2005 Manager Engineering Systems, Combat Systems

United States Coast Guard - Washington, DC

Lead Systems Engineer for the Polar Star- Service Life Extension Program (SLEP).

Education and Training

2004 Bachelor of Science: Engineering

Morgan State University - Baltimore, Maryland, Baltimore City


2009 Master of Science: Engineering Management -Systems Engineering

University of Maryland – Baltimore County - Catonsville, MD, United States

Activities and Honors

1987 Represented Maryland in the Math Olympics

2016 Maryland State Cruiserweight Champion

2016 The United States Boxing Organization Light Heavyweight Champion

2018 Professional Boxing Record 16-3-2

2018 Joe Manns Black Wall Street Award