Denise Houle currently holds the rank of 1 st Degree Black Belt under the tutelage of Master Roberto Traven.
Lineage : Mitsuyo Maeda> Carlos Gracie> Helio Gracie> Rolls Gracie> Romero "Jacare" Cavalcanti> Roberto Traven> Denise Houle
Denise was the 2nd female awarded a black belt under Roberto Traven BJJ.
2X IBJJF Master's World Champion
Multiple IBJJF Champion and Medalist