Tracz is the director of information security & compliance at the University of Calgary. He is responsible for the development and maintenance of the information security, IT compliance and IT service continuity programs. He has more than 20 years of experience within the postsecondary education, financial services, telecommunications and government sectors. Coupled with this experience, he has attained several professional designations, including CISSP, ISSMP, CISM, and CGEIT. His areas of expertise include information security management, business continuity planning, audit & regulatory compliance and information technology governance.