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Tracy Renaud, Associate Director, Management Directorate

Tracy Renaud is the Associate Director of the Management Directorate (MGT).  She assumed this role on November 2, 2014. Immediately prior to this appointment, Ms. Renaud served as the Deputy Associate Director of the Management Directorate.  She has responsibility for the operations of USCIS’s Office of Administration, Office of the Chief Financial Officer, Office of Contracting, Office of Human Capital and Training, Office of Information Technology, Office of Intake and Document Production, and Office of Security and Integrity.

Background Experience/Significant Achievements:

Ms. Renaud has spent more than 32 years working in the area of immigration benefits and services. Ms. Renaud began her distinguished career with the Immigration and Naturalization Service in 1982 at the Vermont Service Center.  During her time at the Vermont Service Center she held a number of positions including Supervisory Adjudications Officer, before transferring to Headquarters in 1999.

During her tenure at Headquarters, Ms. Renaud served in a variety of positions including Chief of Field Operations where she was responsible for the management and oversight of all District and Field Offices charged with adjudicating requests for immigration benefits. She also served as Deputy Chief of Field Operations.

In addition, Ms. Renaud held the position of Deputy Associate Director, Refugee Asylum and International Operations during which time she was responsible for the USCIS offices overseas as well as the refugee and asylum programs. 

Also while at Headquarters, Ms. Renaud worked in the Services Modernization Program (now known as the Office of Transformation Coordination) during which time she was responsible for implementation of the agency’s first electronic filing effort.  She also served as a Senior Adjudications Officers within Service Center Operations during which time she was notably responsible for the implementation of the agency’s Premium Processing program. 

In April 2008, Ms. Renaud returned to Vermont as the USCIS Northeast Regional Director where she was responsible for the District and Field Offices in the northeastern quadrant of the United States.   Ms. Renaud held this position until she returned to Headquarters as the Deputy Associate Director of the Management Directorate in July 2013.

Last Reviewed/Updated: 04/06/2015