Beth Maitland was born on May 12 in Rapid City, SD.
She attended Arizona State University, where she majored in music and theatre.
In 1985, Maitland took home the Daytime Emmy for Outstanding Supporting Actress.
When asked what her favorite thing about playing Y&R's Traci is, Maitland stated to Digest, "I just think there’s something so special about the magic that this unusual character has to tell her flawed, very human, very relatable, very real story to an audience full of very flawed, very real, very human people."
Maitland has one daughter, Emelia.