Tracy comes from a family of educators and has been volunteering and working in classrooms since a young age. She received her Bachelor of Arts in Elementary Education from Michigan State University before completing her Master’s degree in Curriculum and Instruction at Grand Valley University. Tracy previously taught for eight years in kindergarten and first grade. She served on many district teams, including the Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports team, where she discovered her passion for Social-Emotional Learning. She enjoys spending time outside with her husband and her dog.