John Travis Hastings, is the owner of Lakeside Farms. Lakeside Farms is a grain, produce, and processing vegetable operation located in Laurel, Delaware. Travis also owns Lakeside Transportation, a school bus transportation business servicing the Laurel School District. Travis also serves as a board member on the Laurel Grain Company, MarDel Watermelon Association, the Sussex County Board of Adjustment, and the Delaware Prosperity Partnership. Mr. Hastings also serves on the Farm Credit Foundation for Agricultural Advancement Board, a 501(c)(3) organization.