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Tracy (Trac) Bannon

Passionate Architect!!! Tracy (Trac) Bannon is a Senior Principal in MITRE Corporation’s Advanced Software Innovation Center.  She is an accomplished software architect, engineer, and DevSecOps advisor having worked across commercial and government clients. She thrives on  understanding complex problems and working to deliver mission/business value at the speed.

Trac walks the walk and talks the talk. She’s passionate about mentoring and training and enjoys community and knowledge building with teams, clients  and the next generation.  Helping others to contribute content is another focus including building out “guidance as code” as a contributor and maintainer for 

Trac guest lectures at universities, leads working groups, and shares experience stories. She is a long-time advocate for diversity in technology, helping to narrow the gaps as a mentor, sponsor, volunteer, and friend. Ms. Bannon is an accomplished blogger, podcaster, author, panel moderator, and featured industry speaker. 

She holds certifications from Microsoft , AWS,  DevOps Institute, PMI, Scrum Alliances, and the Software Engineering Institute (SEI).