Tracy Wright

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University of Florida College of Nursing
PO Box 100197
Gainesville, FL 32611

Telephone: 352-273-6421
Email: tracyb@ufl.edu

Duties

Tracy directs all public relations, communications and marketing for the College of Nursing. She has been in that position since 2002 and oversees the college’s marketing and communications programs, including publications, the Web site, strategic planning, news releases, media relations, event planning, crisis communications and academic recruiting. She also manages communications projects for to advance faculty across the multiple missions of the college.

Background

Tracy holds a master’s degree in mass communications with a concentration in health and public relations and a bachelor of science in public relations, both from the UF College of Journalism and Communications. Before serving in the College of Nursing, she was a public relations assistant at the UF College of Dentistry and has worked in communications and marketing for North Florida Regional Medical Center and Water and Air Research, an environmental engineering firm. Tracy is past chair of the Nursing Advancement Professionals of the American Association of Colleges of Nursing and a graduate of the UF Leadership Academy, a campus-wide program for emerging leaders at the university.