About Rep. Travis Couture

A U.S. Navy Veteran, Rep. Travis Couture understands what service and sacrifice mean. He patrolled the Pacific as a submariner while stationed with Ballistic Missile Submarines USS Alabama and USS Nebraska, successfully completing multiple strategic deterrence patrols. He was honorably discharged in 2011, having earned numerous honors and awards for his service, including:

  • Submarine Dolphins warfare pin
  • (3) Navy Good Conduct Medals
  • (4) Sea Service Deployment ribbons
  • Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal
  • Admiral’s Citation for exemplary performance
  • Promoted through the Command Advancement Program

With more than a decade of community involvement in the 35th Legislative District, Couture is a trusted leader and active in local politics.

Couture lives in Allyn with his family and works as a defense contractor at Naval Submarine Base Kitsap, where he continues to assist the U.S. Navy. He holds a Bachelor of Arts in Organizational Leadership and a Master of Business Administration from Brandman University.