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Travis Smith is the President, and Heather Bargender-Wavra is the Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of Sky Heating, AC & Plumbing, based in Walton, Oregon.
Sky Heating, AC & Plumbing was initially founded in 1979 by Travis' father, William Smith. Travis has spent his entire life working with the company, climbing the ranks from office worker to technician, and now he’s the owner. He serves on the board of the Oregon Air Conditioning Contractors of America and the Home Builders Association Home Performance Council.
Heather manages financial and business-related matters for Sky Heating, AC & Plumbing. She joined the company in 2015 as a Financial Controller and rose to become the CFO in 2018. Heather has an extensive background in the construction industry and has held financial roles in various companies.
In this episode, Ryan Redding, Travis, and Heather discuss financial training and planning for teams in the trades, the 50/20/30 rule, and how workers in the trades can become financially independent.