Educated at Rosemont College in Philadelphia, she graduated with a BA in English Literature. In 2003 she became a charter member of Hammonton First, a third independent political party still in existence today. She served as Councilwoman, Chair of the Arts and Culture Committee, and The Art Society. Tracy served by appointment as Art's Advocate where she continued to give local artists a voice throughout the region by designating an Art District. Among her proudest achievements during her years of service was helping to spearhead the restoration of the historic Eagle Theatre which was resurrected in 2009 after extensive renovations.