Tracy worked in the Middle East for 13 years where she delivered skills development projects in the UAE, Qatar, Yemen, Iraq, Tunisia and Morocco relating to youth unemployment and entrepreneurship.

A key contributor to the rewriting of the Vocational Education Standards for Gambia, Tracy was also a founding member of the National Vocational Education Advisory Board for Qatar.

A strategic advisor to the Qatar Ministry of Business and Trade in establishing Enterprise Qatar, Tracy became Director for Learning & Skills and launched an entrepreneurship education programme, a national Business Plan competition, specialist programming for female entrepreneurs and multiple learning and development interventions to support entrepreneurship and SME growth.

Tracy was also a founding member of GEW Qatar. She continues to work in skills development, designing a Leadership Development programme for the Northern Ireland Civil Service. Tracy is driving the GEW UK 2020 campaign and developing GEN UK’s role in Northern Ireland.