Tracey Coste graduated from Trinity College with a Bachelor of Arts in Theatre and Dance. She then spent the next seven years working in academic theater and event lighting both in the Boston and Hartford areas. She worked, among other things, as a Designer, Master Electrician, Project Manager and Assistant Technical Director. She came to Barbizon New England in 2007. Since then she has been working in the Technical Services department doing repairs, field service and system commissionings.