Date Of Birth & Birthplace: 10/3/1964 (Bridgeport, CT) Race: White Hispanic: Yes Religion: Catholic Residence: Bozeman, MT Education: BA in Social Studies from Harvard University, Cambridge, MA; MA in Public Administration from Montana State University, Bozeman, MT Occupation: Non-profit Organization Consultant Office Type:U.S. House -- Montana At Large District
Quarterly Campaign Finance Information
Cash on Hand: $21,135
Total Receipts: $33,066
Total Disbursements: $16,236
Date of Last Report: 5/19/2004
Tracy Velazquez (pronounced vuh-LASS-kiss) was born and raised in Connecticut. She moved to Montana in 1994.
She holds a bachelor's degree in social studies from Harvard University and a master's degree in public administration from Montana State University.
She and her husband, Dennis Alexander, run a public health consulting firm, Commonweal Consulting, in Bozeman. The business specializes in clients that are nonprofit and faith-based organizations.
The couple has four children.
Tracy Velazquez is a political unknown in much of the state. Her only other venture into politics came in 2000 when she ran for the state House against conservative incumbent Bob Davies, R-Bozeman. She lost 53 percent to 47 percent.