What is your name/nicknames?

The most adopted versions of my name are Trace, Tracers, and Tracy Belle. Don’t ever call me Stacey! It’s a fine name, it’s just not mine.

What do you do at Shift?

What do you do at Shift: As People Operations, I connect and organize! I round out the operations team and collaborate on clinical management, FOH management, and HR.

What are your academic credentials?

I am currently a psychology student at the University of Calgary.

Do you have any pets?

I have several houseplants I have named, does that count? I also have an imaginary cat that I create cute stories about. I use this as a tool of persuasion to inspire my partner that we should get a real one. It might be working. I’ll let you know.

Who or what inspires you?

I find most of my inspiration from the beauty of nature. I love hanging out in the forest, or by a river.


What is your favourite food?

Pizza. Hands down! When I want to order in, 9/10 it will be for the ‘za. I also love a tasty savory breakfast.

What is a skill you are working on currently?

I usually have several on the go. I’m currently revisiting my meditation and mindfulness practice to cultivate presence in the moment at hand.

What do you do in your spare time?

Right now, primarily napping.

What is your dream car?

The idealist in me desires efficient, widely accessible public transportation. The practical side says a Subaru.

What is your go-to for a good laugh?

Terrible CGI in B-movies has not failed me yet.