WBT Angler Profile: Bonnie Johnson

WBT pro Bonnie Johnson 

Hometown: Weatherford, Texas

Age: 53

Occupation: Professional angler

High School: L.D. Bell High School, Hurst, Texas

How Long Bass Fishing: As far back as I can remember

How Started Bass Fishing: As a child with my father

Career Dream: To be one of the first women to fish the Bassmaster Elite Series

Career Highlights: Making the cut and fishing the final day of a WBT event for the first time in 2007

Favorite Bass Waters: Lake Fork and Lake Amistad, Texas

Big Bass: 10-pound largemouth from a private lake in west Texas on a spinnerbait

Favorite Fishing Technique or Style: Texas rigging soft plastics

Pastime or Hobbies: Deer and dove hunting when not fishing

Family: I have 3 children (Brandie, Stephane and Ladd) and 3 stepchildren (Shane, Shonda and Shelley). Michael (my husband) and I also have 11 grandchildren.

Sponsors: Triton Boats, Mercury Marine, MotorGuide, Stanley Lures, Setyr Rods, Punisher Lures, Ardent Reels, Doug Spigler