Born and raised in Fort Worth, TX, Trait has the competitive spirit and drive to make history. She took 4th in her first tournament ever: The 2011 Texas State Bass Tournament. Trait then aimed her sites on competing in Bassmaster Opens with the ultimate goal to qualify for the Elites. She’s accomplished that goal, becoming one of the only women to compete on the Bassmaster Open Tour Circuit.
Trait hasn't t hesitated and has shown unprecedented poise and determination since breaking into competitive tournament fishing. With a background in athletics, business and finance she has honed her confidence by speaking honestly on her goals and the challenges of her pursuits— to become the first female to break through as a Pro on the Elite series. Be sure to keep up with Trait on her Facebook page