Tracey Wilmot

As Chief People Officer, Tracey Wilmot is a member of the Vera’s senior management team overseeing strategy and collaborative efforts with managers and individual contributors to drive excellence and innovation by deploying recruitment and retention strategies that attract and retain qualified and diverse individuals to the Institute. Tracey and her team strive to enhance the employee experience through a culture that focuses on REI, continuous learning, career and succession planning, employee engagement, competitive pay and compelling health and wellness programs.

Tracey has more than 20 years of human capital management experience in industries including publishing, entertainment, consulting, and academia. Prior to Vera, she served on the President’s Cabinet in the role of Human Resources Director at Iona College where she fulfilled a critical role building and executing Human Resources strategy at this private, four-year liberal arts college. There, she focused on managing workforce planning, compensation and benefits, talent acquisition, learning and development, and performance management.

Tracey earned her master’s degree in Human Resource Management from Cornell University.