Senior Master Sgt. Tracey J. MacDonald is principal oboist with the Concert Band, The United States Air Force Band, Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling, Washington, D.C. Originally from Duncanville, Texas, her career in the Air Force began in 2001.
MacDonald attended the University of Texas in Arlington where she graduated with distinction in 1998 with a Bachelor of Music in education. She continued her schooling at the University of North Texas (UNT) in Denton, earning a Master of Music degree in 2001. While there, MacDonald worked as a graduate assistant for the oboe studio. She has performed as principal oboe in the Richardson Symphony Orchestra and with the UNT Wind Symphony and Orchestra under Eugene Corporon. Her former teachers include Denise Lamb and Dr. Charles Veazey.