Tracie Holder

head shotJOE PAPP IN FIVE ACTS is the fruit of Holder’s personal passion for its subject. She met Papp in her previous life as a fundraiser for progressive political candidates, and was inspired to tell his story by the force of his personality and the ideals he fought for.

Active in the filmmaking community in New York City, she has been a board member of New York Women in Film & Television and the Manhattan Neighborhood Network, a consultant for the PBS documentary series P.O.V., and a guest lecturer for film organizations and universities.

Holder is currently pursuing a Masters degree at New York University’s Wagner School of Public Service.