OUR TEAM MEMBERS
Heather is the executive director of Urban Autism Solutions. She is a Psychology major from the University of Dayton and holds a certificate in Integrated Marketing Communications from DePaul.
Zechary is the vocational instructor at Urban Autism Solutions. He earned his Bachelor’s in Music Education from VanderCook College of Music in 2012. Prior to joining Urban Autism Solutions, Zech spent two years working at the Walter Christopher Elementary School, where he taught music to children with exceptionalities.
Co-Founder/Community Outreach Manager
Julie and Michael Tracy are the proud parents of two young adult sons, Joseph and John. While Joseph developed typically, John was diagnosed with autism at age two. Unpredictably, John’s mental health declined, and his autism diagnosis complicated treatment.
Lead Grower at Growing Solutions Farm
Tucker joined Urban Autism Solutions as the Lead Grower of Growing Solutions Farm in fall 2018. He works closely with young adults with autism and related disabilities from Chicago Public Schools.