Recruiting exceptional leaders for mission-driven organizations.




Deborah Tracy-Proulx

Reference Specialist


Deb joined Isaacson, Miller in 2017. As an information specialist in both the public and private sectors, Deb’s career includes work as a web content and user experience editor, and a reference librarian at both a university and a community college library. Most recently, Deb was an alumni engagement outreach coordinator at the University of California Santa Cruz, working closely with the nine college provosts to create programming aligned with their college’s character and vision. In addition to being a long time community volunteer and public education advocate, Deb is an elected official. She has served multiple terms as president of the local school board, a delegate to the California School Boards Association statewide assembly, and has co-chaired successful parcel tax and bond campaigns to raise funds for public schools. Her civic engagement activities also include serving on issue-based city council committees and as a public library commissioner. Deb holds a BA in Art History from the University of California Santa Cruz and an MLIS from San Jose State University.