Program Officer, Community Development
Tracey Barbour-Gillett was elected in 2018 as the first African-American board chair in the 35-year history of the Association of Baltimore Area Grantmakers, a statewide association of 135 philanthropic institutions.
She has focused her work on educating members on factors that perpetuate racial disparities in their communities. She has also included the issues of racial equity, diversity and inclusion in program planning, as well as addressing the rights of people with disabilities, the LGBTQ community and immigrants and refugees.
Barbour-Gillett has also been in the Local Purchasing/Small Business Development Workgroup in the Baltimore Integration Partnership since 2014.