In addition to her corporate work, Tracy regularly enjoys consulting in schools, teaching coaching, nonverbal intelligence, and communication skills to teachers, students, and parents. Tracy initially began her work in the corporate sector after spending six years in Spain as a translator post-university. On her return to the UK, she developed a highly successful career in International Operations and Project Management, and Quality Consultancy. Tracy held senior leadership positions within EMEA Operations for Bank of America, International Operations for Lloyds Register Quality Assurance, and Quality Consultancy for American Express, EMEA.
Since 1997, Tracy has worked within the field of leadership development and has worked with clients across a broad range of industry sectors including Goldman Sachs, Greene King, BMW, Amnesty International, Nokia, Fuji Bank, Legal & General, BP, Ford, GSK, ABN AMRO, Standard Chartered, Unilever.
She currently sits on various UK, EMEA, and Global ICF working groups to promote and enhance professional coaching. Tracy was the President of the UK ICF from 2013-2014 and has been an ICF Global Board Director since 2016, serving as Treasurer in 2017, Global Chair in 2018, and Immediate Past Global Chair in 2019. Tracy currently serves as Director at Large on the International Coaching Federation Global Enterprise Board. She is also a trained Coaching Supervisor, Mentor Coach, and ICF Assessor.
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