When not writing, Traci knits socks, and accompanies her mandolin playing husband on the spoons.
As Traci Tyne Hilton, she's the author of the several Christian mystery series, including the Plain Jane Mysteries.
As Tess Rothery she'll be launching the Taylor Quinn Mysteries, a general market cozy series.
She's taught indie publishing at the Oregon Christian Writers Summer Coaching Conference in 2016 and in September 2015, at the national conference for the American Christian Fiction Writers. She was the Mystery/Suspense Category winner for the 2012 Christian Writers of the West Phoenix Rattler Contest, and has a Drammy from the Portland Civic Theatre Guild. She served as the Vice President of the Portland chapter of the American Christian Fiction Writers Association for two terms.
She has a degree in history from Portland State University and still lives in the rainiest part of the Pacific Northwest with her goofy family and two small dogs.