Alum Tracy Young profiled in The Huffington Post

Sacramento State alumna Tracy Young ’08 (Construction Management) featured was recently in The Huffington Post as part of a series of articles featuring first- and second-generation immigrants who are entrepreneurs. Young is the CEO and co-founder of PlanGrid, a software company that hosts cloud-based digital construction blueprints, and recently spoke on campus as part of Global Entrepreneurship Week.

The article details Young’s rise from construction management student at Sac State to CEO of a global company with more than 330 employees and tens of thousands of customers, as well as her family’s journey to the United States as refugees. Young’s parents fled Vietnam in 1977 with their one-year-old daughter, Young’s older sister.

You can read the full article at The Huffington Post. Our recent Made at Sac State profile of Young can be read at sacstatemadeblog.com.

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Author: Jonathan Morales

Writer and content producer at Sacramento State, writing about all things Made at Sac State.

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