Region: Mid Hudson
Committee(s): Executive; Advocacy (Chair); Governance
Tracy Kay is the Executive Director of the Westchester Children’s Museum located in the National Historic Landmark bathhouses at Rye Playland in Westchester County, NY. Prior to his current post, Tracy was Deputy Commissioner for the Nassau County Department of Parks, Recreation and Museums, directing the operation of the County’s extensive museum system and coordinating its partnerships with other museum institutions.
Tracy is a graduate of St. Lawrence University and received his master’s degree from Yale University. He began his museum career as Director of the Rye Nature Center and later was Executive Director of the Schuylkill Center for Environmental Education in Philadelphia, PA. He has served on the adjunct faculties at Swarthmore College and Arcadia and Temple universities. He also serves as a field reviewer for the American Alliance of Museums and as a grant panelist for the Institute of Museum and Library Services.