Tracy has been with Diabetes Action Canada for over 5 years, first as the Manager, Research Operations and now as Executive Director. Tracy brings more than 15 years of research project and program management experience as well as research operations and strategic planning expertise. Prior to joining Diabetes Action Canada, Tracy was the Business Manager for the Toronto General Hospital Research Institute at University Health Network (UHN), leading the strategic planning process and implementation strategy to align research priorities to clinical programs. She has also led many projects within UHN Research in her various roles, including as Project Coordinator for research safety and facilities planning. Tracy holds both a Bachelor’s degree in Biology and a Master’s Degree in Genetics from Queen’s University and obtained her Project Management Professional (PMP) designation in 2012.