JDRF recently announced that Tracy Bennett Smith has been named the new Executive Director for the Alabama Chapter.
With more than 17 years in the nonprofit industry and 6 years as a consultant, Tracy is sure to provide the Alabama Chapter with great leadership and success. She emphasizes a team approach leadership style with a strong background in communications, marketing, business management, development and community and volunteer relations. Tracy shared, “I’m so proud t…o be part of this organization and excited to work with our staff and volunteers as we continue to grow this chapter and pursue the vision of a world without T1D.”
“We congratulate Tracy and are delighted to welcome her to the JDRF Alabama Chapter, said Bob Kyle, Board President of the Alabama Chapter. “As we look to draw more volunteers and improve the lives of every person affected by T1D, we’re confident Tracy will provide a balanced mix of strengths and talents to expand our engagement of the T1D community and help JDRF toward our common goal of creating a world without T1D.”