Tracy MacKenzie is a Director in the Blackstone Charitable Foundation. In her role, Ms. MacKenzie oversees the Blackstone Connects program, where she runs nonprofit volunteer and board service programs for employees, as well as the Blackstone Innovation Grants program, a signature program within the Foundation's Entrepreneurship Initiative.
Prior to joining Blackstone in 2015, she worked in external relations and development at New Classrooms, an education startup. She began her career as a middle school teacher through Teach for America in Washington D.C.
Ms. MacKenzie holds a BS from Northwestern University and a Master’s in Education from George Mason University. She currently serves on the Young Partners Board at the Public Theater.