Babette Racca has joined the Tribe 12 team as Interim Executive Director. Babette, nick-name “Babs”, has a long career spanning forty years in nonprofit management. She comes to our organization through The Nonprofit Center at LaSalle University where she works as a Consultant specializing in Executive Coaching.
She has served in several positions at the executive level. Her career includes Executive Director of the Kennett Area YMCA, Vice President for Programs and Facilities for the Girl Scouts of Eastern Pennsylvania, Chief Development Officer for Union Hospital in Maryland and for the YMCA of Greater Brandywine, and Vice President of Operations for the YMCA of Delaware. Babs has also worked in programs to develop new charter schools, to advance minority business development in urban areas, and to extend university programs in urban areas.
She has a Masters Degree in City and Regional Planning from Harvard University, and a Bachelors from Boston University. Babs is a native of Wilmington, Delaware and currently lives in Swarthmore, PA with her husband. She has three grown children and two grandchildren with a new one on the way.