Educator and Researcher
Tracey Stewart is the Family Economic Security Program Manager at the Colorado Center on Law and Policy (CCLP). She monitors and implements policies and programs that improve access to resources that give every Coloradan the opportunity to work toward economic stability and security. As an educator and researcher, Tracey speaks with state leaders and communities on the importance of helping Coloradans on the road to economic self-sufficiency provides research to inform Colorado businesses, governments and communities on the progress Colorado is making in its poverty-reduction efforts. Before joining the CCLP, Stewart worked with the Colorado Coalition for the Homeless, where she was the project manager for the Colorado Homeless Management Information System. Before her career in the nonprofit world, Stewart was a network consultant and software application specialist. She holds a bachelor’s degree from Dartmouth College and a master’s degree from the School of Education at the University of Denver. Tracey is also a volunteer board member for Worklife, a participant of the Taking Neighborhood Health to Heart community group and a member of the Denver Human Services Network.
ily:”Times New Roman”;mso-fareast-theme-font:minor-fareast; mso-bidi-font-family:”Times New Roman”;mso-bidi-theme-font:minor-bidi; mso-ansi-language:EN-US;mso-fareast-language:JA;mso-bidi-language:AR-SA’>Race created and developed a unique method for teaching mindfulness skills to children and trains teachers nationwide in the program, called the Mindful Life Schools Program. The program is currently being used in schools around the country. Race has also discovered that the foundation of her work with children transfers to business leaders, executive teams, and athletes looking to perform their best by reducing stress and increasing focus. Race received her doctorate and master’s degrees from the University of Denver, and her bachelor’s degree from the University of Colorado. She currently resides in Steamboat Springs, Colorado where she can be found mountain biking, hiking, playing soccer, and chasing her kids down the ski mountain!