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Tracy Barlok
Vice President for Advancement
College of the Holy Cross

Tracy Barlok serves as the vice president for advancement at the College of the Holy Cross, a position she has held since July 2012.

She has had a 31-year career in the field of advancement, working at Skidmore College for 16 years and, prior to that, at her alma mater, Colgate University. Before being named Skidmore's associate vice president, she served as director of the college's successful $200M comprehensive campaign from 2002-2010, and was director of leadership gifts from 1997-2002. She began her career in advancement at Colgate, where she served as the director of alumni affairs, director of special gift programs as well as Colgate's special assistant to the president.
Over the course of her career, Barlok has served on the staff of five institutional campaigns. She is now directing Holy Cross' $400M comprehensive campaign, "Become More: A Campaign for the Future of Holy Cross."

An active member of CASE, she served as a member of the board of trustees for eight years. She was a member of the presidential search committee for CASE in 2014 and is a frequent lecturer and panelist. She was named CASE District II Professional of the Year in 2010. She serves on the board of the Worcester County Food Bank, the Worcester Center for the Performing Arts (Hanover Theater) and the Worcester Economic Club.


Crystal Apple AwardCASE Crystal Apple Award winner for excellence in teaching