Tracy Collins brings more than 20 years of experience performing and managing staffing, recruiting, and diversity functions within government, for large and small federal consulting firms, the financial sector, and the not-for-profit sector.
Tracy is a veteran of the United States Air Force, where he was trained as a Russian Cryptologic Linguist at the Defense Language Institute in Monterey, CA. He served overseas tours of duty in the United Kingdom and Germany. After returning to the United States, Tracy completed his USAF service while assigned at Headquarters, National Security Agency, where he managed 3000 joint-service military billets in the Operations Directorate. Since leaving active duty service, Tracy has led staffing efforts in support of Digital Transformation and Technology Modernization, Cybersecurity, the Global War on Terror, Sarbanes-Oxley Act Compliance, and Y2K Remediation. He has managed the talent acquisition component of large environmental, energy, and information technology programs for clients, which include the Intelligence Community, the Department of Defense and the Services, the Department of State, the Department of the Treasury, the Department of Energy, the National Nuclear Security Administration, the Department of Transportation, the Federal Aviation Administration, the National Institutes of Health, the Department of Justice, the Federal Bureau of Investigations and the Drug Enforcement Administration, Freddie Mac, Fannie Mae and the Mortgage Bankers Association.
He is a recipient of the Air Force Commendation Medal and the Joint Service Commendation Medal. His hobbies include gardening, grilling, and volunteering with organizations dedicated to social justice, creating inclusion and diversity in society, and ending chronic homelessness.
Tracy studied engineering at Boston University and completed a computer science fellowship at the University of Maryland.