Ms. Trickett was born in Cleveland, Ohio where she attended Saint Albert the Great Catholic School. In 2007, her family relocated to Raleigh, North Carolina. Ms. Trickett attended The University of North Carolina at Charlotte on an athletic scholarship to play soccer and earned a Bachelor's degree in Elementary Education and a minor in Psychology. As a student athlete at Charlotte, Ms. Trickett was a co-captain of her team and received the MVP award and All Conference second team award her sophomore year. After graduating college, she taught 5th grade and coached boys' and girls' soccer for two years at Saint Raphael Catholic School. Ms. Trickett enjoys reading, traveling, and working out. She looks forward to teaching 2nd-6th grade Science at Washburn School.