Traci Benson has been teaching math since 2003, in area districts McKinney and Frisco. She has coached for many of those years, several years as a head coach for Cross Country and Track. She will be an assistant coach for cross country and track at Lovejoy HS. Coach Benson will be teaching Algebra 2 and Algebra 1.
Coach Benson graduated from Southwest Texas State University in San Marcos (now Texas State University) in 2002 with a BS in Elementary Education, specializing in mathematics. She married her college sweetheart, Justin Benson, in 2004 and they live in Frisco. Coach Benson moved here to raise her children in a great community and has not been disappointed. Coach Benson has two daughters, Peyton, a sophomore at Lovejoy HS and Camryn, an 8th grader in Frisco.
In her spare time, Mrs. Benson loves exercising, reading, and crafting. She is also passionate about Texas sports and spends many off hours watching professional games or cheering on her own daughters as they compete.
Coach Benson loves being a Lovejoy Leopard and cannot wait to support her students so they leave high school feeling confident in their math abilities and passionate about their life goals!