Dr. Tracy Woodard is the Dean of Communications and Humanities at Tallahassee Community College. She oversees the Theatre and Art programs at TCC and serves on the COCA Board of Directors. Prior to her employment on June 1, 2016 at TCC, she was the Director of Women’s and Gender Studies and Professor of Sociology at Valdosta State University for the past twenty-two years. As an active scholar who champions social justice causes, she often incorporates the arts into her community work. She was instrumental in creating a visual display called “The Clothesline Project” for Domestic Violence Awareness Month. She has also organized concerts and other events to benefit anti violence against women and girl programs.