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Tracey Vavrek

Director, Learning and Network Engagement

Calgary, Alberta

About Tracey Vavrek

Tracey joins CFC after serving as CEO of the Community Foundation of Northwestern Alberta for over 19 years. She is an active volunteer, sitting on various committees and associations dedicated to building healthy and resilient communities. Tracey holds the role of Special Advisor on Community Culture, Rotaract Canada and is a Rotary International Zone 28 Innovative Club Advisor. She served as 2019-20 Rotary International district governor for District 5370 and is grateful to serve others.  Tracey not only promotes community involvement, volunteerism, and service above self, but also truly living it.

Tracey believes philanthropy plays a significant role in strengthening communities. Her leadership skills and continued personal and professional development make her a key community builder, providing support and guidance to organizations in need.

In her day to day work Tracey leads from kindness, care, and trusting relations. She values the importance of successful working relationships and is an enthusiastic and motivated team player. Tracey brings her incredible drive and endless positive attitude to CFC and her community. A visionary of possibilities and opportunities, Tracey loves exploring big and bold ideas.

Tracey loves cooking, hosting and sharing special moments with family and friends. She enjoys time outdoors exploring new hiking trails and being surrounded by nature’s beauty.