Traci Hughes

Trustee at Ithaca College

Traci Hughes has been a Trustee at Ithaca College since September 2021. Prior to that, they were Vice President of Human Resources for the Europe Division at Colgate-Palmolive from April 1994 to September 2021. From December 1992 to April 1994, Ms. Hughes was Compensation Manager at Kraft General Foods. Traci began their career at American Express in November 1987, where they progressed through a series of roles in executive and domestic compensation. Ms. Hughes has a deep understanding of human resources and compensation, which they have gained through their many years of experience in the field.

Traci Hughes attended Stanford University's Graduate School of Business for executive education in 2017 and 2014. Traci has a Master of Business Administration from NYU Stern School of Business with a focus in finance and a Bachelor of Science from Ithaca College in human resources.


  • Trustee

    Current role