Assistant Dean, Admissions, Diversity Initiatives & Financial Aid
Tracy Simmons has worked in law school admissions, financial aid and diversity initiatives for over 13 years. Tracy received her J.D. from Golden Gate University School of Law and her M.A. in Education from San Diego State University. Prior to attending law school and prior to working in law school administration, Tracy worked as a social worker for FamiliesFirst, Inc. in Northern California. Tracy has served on several committees with the Law School Admission Council (LSAC) including the Diversity Initiatives Committee, Services and Program Committee, Admit-M Advisory Committee, and the Annual Planning and Educational Conference Workgroup. She was Chair of the LSAC Newcomers Workshop and the Law Chair for the Access Group Advisory Board.
Currently, Tracy serves as a consultant for the Council on Legal Education Opportunity (CLEO) Achieving Success in the Application Process program, and is a member of LSAC's Finance and Legal Committee and the Access Group Financial Education Advisory Committee. She is a member of Association of American Law Schools (AALS) and is Chair-Elect of the Pre-Legal Education and Admissions to Law School Section. Tracy has served on the Board of Directors for the Sacramento Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) since March 2014.