Tracy Sole de Hoop has joined the staff of the Arizona Technology Council as director of operations and events for its Southern Arizona office in Tucson. In her role, she will direct the Council’s operations and events schedule in Southern Arizona and will be an integral part of expansion plans for Cochise, Santa Cruz and Yuma counties.
Sole de Hoop’s entry into the Council began as a volunteer on the Tucson Ambassador’s committee. Previously, she worked as a physical scientist for U.S. Geological Survey in Colorado, was the coordinator of Watershed Academy for Purdue University in Indiana and cofounded a mathematics research consulting firm for the oil and gas industry.
She earned a bachelor’s degree in geology and anthropology from Southern Methodist University and a master’s degree in anthropology from Colorado State University. Sole de Hoop is a board member of the El Rio Health Center Foundation, a member of the Rotary Club of Tucson and a sustaining member of the Junior League of Tucson.