Guest Speaker, Tracy Straub
Tracy Straub, PE
Assistant County Administrator
Public Works & Growth Services
Tracy Straub is a graduate from the University of Central Florida’s environmental engineering program and is a Florida-licensed professional engineer with 25+ years experience in engineering and management. She began employment with the Marion County Board of County Commissioners in 2001 and was appointed the county engineer in 2015.
In June 2021, Tracy became an assistant county administrator for Public Works and Growth Services. She oversees the Office of the County Engineer, which consists of the Road Maintenance, Stormwater, Transportation Design, and Traffic Management sections. She is also responsible for the Growth Services department and its sections; Planning and Zoning and Code Enforcement. Tracy’s duties also include the departments of Building Safety, Community Services, MSTU/Assessment, and Tourist Development.
As an Ocala native and fifth-generation Marion County Floridian, Tracy takes great pride in her community and helping to shape its public infrastructure while preserving the beauty and environment of her home.