Tracee Perryman Consulting


TRACEE PERRYMAN, PHD, is the CEO and co-founder of Center of Hope Family Services, where she leads the organization in its mission to improve the life outcomes of individuals and families living in urban settings.

Achievements & Awards

‣‣‣ Launched ELEVATE!, a comprehensive, multicultural, afterschool curriculum for empowering elementary students in urban and suburban settings. Introduced the model in the book
Elevating Futures. A second book is set for release early summer 2022.

‣‣‣ Completed the Goldman Sachs Fellowship to learn and implement strategies for creating job growth and economic opportunity within Center of Hope Family Services. 1 of 32 individuals selected out of a pool of 500 applicants.

‣‣‣ Received the 2018 Ohio Department of Education Statewide Summit for Enrichment Education, 21st Century Community Learning Center Award in Student Reading / Literacy Improvement. Also awarded the 2018 Excellence and Innovation Award for innovative programs.

‣‣‣ Recognized by the Ohio Department of Education as a 21st Century Community Learning Center (21st CCLC) — a comprehensive, academic-focused, extended learning opportunity in partnership with Toledo Public Schools. ‣‣‣ Rated as a High Quality Center and model for tutoring programs statewide.

‣‣‣ Evidenced-based parenting education and support programs developed by Dr. Perryman are utilized by Lucas County Job & Family Services, Juvenile Courts, and Child Support Enforcement. Center of Hope also partnered with Lucas County Juvenile Courts to implement an innovative approach to parent support and advocacy, one of only 4 such programs nationwide.