Degrees and Certifications:
University of Nebraska, BS Business Administration, emphasis in Economics
Mrs. Tracy Fisher | Place 7
Began Serving on School Board: May 2012 (Re-elected in 2015, 2018 and 2021)
Up for Re-Election: May 2024
Occupation/Place of Employment:
Education Advocate; I left professional life in 1996 to care full time for my children and become involved in the community; Professional experience: Supply Chain Management at Frito Lay and Human Resources, Marketing, Customer Service, and Operations at LSG Sky Chefs. She has led large and focused teams, developed and trained management, including C-Suite level, and served as liaison to corporate customers like American Airlines. These significant organizational experiences and opportunities helped develop the innovation and transformational leadership skills that drive Tracy's education advocacy and community service.
Husband: Andy Fisher (They met in 1985 when he built a Frito Lay plant and Tracy was on the start-up management team.)
Children: Aaron, CHS Graduate, Georgia Tech Graduate, Industrial Engineer; Sam, CHS Graduate, UNT Graduate, Mechanical Engineer
Grandchildren: Jonah (Town Center, 2nd Grade); Elise (Kindergarten)
Oil painting, reading, gardening, traveling
What factors most strongly influenced your decision to run for the School Board?
After serving as a member of more than twelve district committees from strategic planning to bond groups, volunteering in schools K-12, and attending six years of CISD school board meetings, she felt compelled to run. She is thrilled about the educational opportunities for learners in Coppell with the focus off test preparing and onto authentic learning.
Which campuses have you adopted this year?
What are your 1-5 year goals for the students in CISD?
Is there valuable insight and some information you feel a prospective school board candidate should know BEFORE they seek election?
What have you learned about being an elected public official that has helped you successfully perform your duties for the children and citizens for the district?