Tracey moved to Texas Christmas Day 1991 after moving around as a NAVY brat! She graduated from Paramedic school in 1995 and started at Children's Medical Center March 1996 where she worked while attending undergraduate nursing school and later graduate school.
Tracey graduated from Baylor University Nursing School in 1999 and chose to attend graduate school at University of Arlington School of Nursing completing her Pediatric Nurse Practitioner in both Primary & Acute Care in 2007.
Tracey worked at Children's for 18 years, with majority focus on cardiac patients including congenital heart disease, heart failure, heart transplant, and intensive care.
Tracey transitioned to Medical City Children's Hospital CHSU in July 2014 and met her husband early 2015. They are the proud owners of 2 furry puppies and in their spare time volunteer to foster puppies through Texas Sporting Breed Rescue.