Class of 2021
Tracy Kapezi, a Malawian national, holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics and French Studies and a certificate in International Relations from Smith College. Prior to joining the GHD program, Tracy worked in Malawi as a Business Development intern with Catholic Relief Services providing support for a USAID Development Food Security Activities proposal. She spent her junior year studying abroad in Geneva, Switzerland where she interned for the International Organization for Migration and World Health Organization. In addition to French, she speaks Chichewa and Shona fluently and hopes to learn Swahili. Upon graduating, Tracy worked as a Post-Baccalaureate Specialist in Language Innovation Learning where she coordinated and tracked an Andrew W. Mellon foundation Grant supporting over 60 projects. Tracy is interested in project management and hopes to use her GHD experience to gain the skills necessary for effective project management that actively includes women and youth in development activities.