The owner and president of Hall Associates Flying Effects, Tracy is an active member of the International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees, the United States Institute for Theatre Technology, and the president of the North American Association of Flying Directors.
Tracy is also a member of the Educational Theatre Association, a lifetime member of the Illinois Theatre Association, and provides workshops for at theatre festivals across the nation.
One of the first 45 professional riggers to be certified by the PLASA’s Entertainment Technician Certification Program in both theatrical and arena rigging, Tracy is only one out of 35 rigging Recognized Trainers in North America. He is a specialist in all aspects of rigging, motion control, pyrotechnics, special effects, and scenery construction.
Tracy believes in using his skills as an educator to create an effective collaborative environment between his company and his clients. When working on projects for his flying effects company, Tracy teaches as a tenured professor and head of the graduate theatre technology program at the Northern Illinois University School of Theatre and Dance.