Tra is the Director of Nursing and Medical Clinic Operations at the Yellowstone Boys and Girls Ranch (YBGR). He completed his undergraduate nursing degree at Washington Adventist University and his master’s in nursing from Norwich University. He also has a master’s degree from Montana State University Billings in Education and is a member of the second cohort of the Murdock Trust Green room Board Leadership and Development program.
Tra has had a variety of clinical and administrative positions which have benefitted YBGR in the growth and expansion of medical services across the organization. Tra is dedicated to promoting the physical, mental, behavioral, emotional and spiritual development of youth for positive outcomes through his work at YBGR, the Billings Medication Center as a mediator in family relations, as a coach in high school sports, and youth mentor.