Southern Trace Country Club’s Fitness Director, Hilaire Ball, has been a trainer and group fitness instructor at the Club since 2007. Hilaire is a New Orleans native and has been a fitness enthusiast since high school. After high school graduation, she and her family moved to Shreveport, and she soon thereafter decided to pursue a career in fitness. Hilaire was hired at Southern Trace Country Club at 19 years old and continued working on her fitness career while earning her Bachelor’s degree. She graduated Magna Cum Laude from Louisiana State University in Shreveport in May of 2012. Upon graduation Hilaire became Southern Trace Country Club’s Fitness Director. Throughout the years, Hilaire has continued her fitness education by receiving specializations in Golf Fitness, Behavior Change, and Youth Fitness. She has also recently added a new amenity to the Fitness Center; the Club’s Group Fitness Classes are now included with Social/Fitness and above memberships! A total of 6 weekly classes have been added with more on the way! Hilaire and her daughter, Aurora, have started a Mommy & Me Stroller Walk Club which begins at the clubhouse once a month.