Travis Smith

Director of Smart Water


Travis Smith is the Director of Smart Water at Sensus, a Xylem brand. He has over 20 years of experience in the water and wastewater industries including treatment plant design, project management, chemical handling, controls and instrumentation, operations efficiency, and communications systems. He is an active member of AWWA, currently serving on all the meter standards committees including cold-water meters and Cold Electronic Rate Metering. He also serves on the Residential Fire Sprinkler Project Advisory, Water Loss Control, Apparent Water Loss, and Customer Metering Practices AWWA committees. Previously, Travis contributed to AWWA’s development of the M1 Manual of Practice and served on WEF’s Bioenergy and Biosolids committees. His expertise has been leveraged for various panels and presentations for key industry associations including Smart Cities Council, Research Triangle CleanTech Cluster, Smart Water Summit, Rural Water Association, and AWWA. Travis has a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from NC State University.