Trae graduated with bachelor’s and master’s degrees in accountancy from the University of Missouri. He earned a designation as a Certified Valuation Analyst in 1999 and served as an adjunct faculty member at William Woods University for two years. He is a member of the firm’s Real Estate and Construction Service Team.
Trae is a member of the Jefferson City Rotary West and previously served as a board member and treasurer. He is a past board member of the Jefferson City Country Club, where he also served as treasurer. Trae served his local parish as a member of the board of its endowment fund and is currently a board member of the Helias Foundation. He is a past board member of the YMCA, River City Habitat for Humanity, and the Jefferson City Rape and Abuse Crisis Service.
Trae is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the National Association of Certified Valuation Analysts and the Missouri Society of Certified Public Accountants.