Dr. Tracy Daniel-Hardy is the Director of Technology for Gulfport School District in Mississippi. Dr. Tracy has over 26 years of experience as an educator in various capacities including teacher, guidance counselor, and instructional technology specialist. Dr. Tracy is board chair of Gulf Coast Housing Initiative, Tech & Learning Advisor, Future Ready Tech Leader Advisor, Innovation Directors Network member, Past President of Mississippi Educational Computing Association, 2022 Lighthouse Business and Professional Women Board Co-chair, member Mississippi Department of Education’s Technology Advisory Committee, Mississippi Educational Technology Leaders Association, Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc., and many other civic and community organizations.
Dr. Tracy is author of The Adventures of Butch and Ruby: Chronicles of a Caregiver and columnist for Caregivers Corner in Gulf Coast Woman Magazine. She is the co-author of Everyday Struggle: How Toxic Workspaces Impact Black Women, Shut’em Down: Black Women, Racism, and Corporate America anthologies and the Foreword author for Women Who Lead in Technology, Volume 4.