Tracy Burgess,
Administrative Assistant

First Responsibilities: Part-time administrative assistant since 2008 to Family Ministries and Creative Arts Ministry

Family: Married to Matt since 1995, Cameron (16), Trevor (14), Junior (cat, 14), Lola (cat, 4), and Spike (Her favorite child, dog, 12)

Hometown: Mattoon

Educations: BA Communications from Eastern Illinois University

Previous Experience: Worked 12 years full-time for Arther Andersen (Chicago) and Chicago Tribune (Seattle).  Stay-at-home mom for 9 years before working at First

Hobbies: Cheering on my sons' high school and club soccer teams

Favorite food: Anything Mediterranean (feta, olives, pita, hummus)

Favorite Sports Teams: Seattle Sounders (futbol) and Chicago Bears (football)

Favorite band: 80's (Cars, Talking Heads, etc) & Emery with Devin Shelton, of course!!

Crazy fad you went through: 80's big hair!

One fact people don't likely know: Still hold a Mattoon High School track record in the 4x100 relay since my freshman year (1979)!