Tracy Caldron began her professional career on Wall Street working for Solomon Brothers Inc., but soon discovered that her true calling was working with youth, after being a Big Sister for several years. Her youth development career spans almost two decades, and she has held senior leadership positions at several non-profit organizations, including The Children’s Aid Society, CAMBA, and Groundwork Inc.

Tracy was also the founding director of NYC’s Out-of-School Time (OST) program for four years at the Department of Youth and Community Development. OST is one of the nation’s largest after-school initiatives.

Currently, she is the director of community outreach and youth programs at the Launch Expeditionary Learning Charter School in Brooklyn. Ms. Caldron has a B.S. in Marketing from Morgan State University and a M.A. in Elementary Education from New York University. She resides in the Bedford-Stuyvesant section of Brooklyn.