The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute added Tracy Jacobs to its team in February.  In this new role for Osher, Tracy will assist with curriculum development, manage marketing efforts, and support and cultivate Osher membership.

“I look forward to being engaged with the members and the instructors,” she said. “Classes start this week and I’m very excited to meet everyone as well as sit in on the some of the amazing classes.”

Jacqueline Gratz, Director of Osher, is thrilled to have Tracy on the team. “Tracy is well credentialed for the diverse tasks of Assistant Director of Osher,” she said. “She has a solid background in marketing, administration, management and programming in college settings.  She is also a visual artist and teacher. She is a multi-talented/skilled professional, who possesses the qualities needed to assist in carrying out the mission of Osher.”

Prior to joining Osher, Tracy has worked in Academic Affairs at Harford Community College as well as in the School for Professional and Continuing Studies at Maryland Institute College of Art where she was involved in both program management and marketing. She also served as an adjunct art instructor at Towson University for 6 years. She holds a B.A. in Studio Art from Middlebury College and an M.F.A. in painting from University of Maryland College Park.