Travis Pagel

Classroom & Events Technology Team Lead

Travis Pagel

Office Hours: Mon - Fri: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

  • Professional
  • Biography


  • B.A., Communications, Pacific Lutheran University, 2007


Leads the User Services Classroom & Event Technology Team, under the supervision of the Instructional Technology Team Manager. Recommends goals, objectives and yearly initiatives for the Classroom & Event Technology Team and is responsible and accountable for their accomplishment. Responsible for the design, installation, and support of University learning space technology; designs, installs, and supports technology production spaces. Manages technology support services for University events and productions, including sound reinforcement, image display, camera coverage, and recording services.


A native of Tacoma, Washington, Travis has been enjoying Audio and Video technology for many years.  After finding his parents VHS video camera, many summers were spent shooting and editing home movies with his neighborhood friends.  In high school, he developed a passion for audio while working as a sound technician for a local church.  This passion was developed further working as a student supervisor for Multimedia Services while attending PLU.

Travis earned his degree in Communication from Pacific Lutheran University in 2007, and began working at PLU shortly after graduating.  Whether its operating the sound board for large University events, or integrating new technology into campus learning spaces, Travis enjoys finding new ways to make technology more accessible and easier to use for the campus community at Pacific Lutheran University.