Commissioner Tracy Watson

  1. Mail Address

    134 N. Main Street

    Fuquay-Varina, NC 27526

    Phone: 919-761-0405

    Fax: 919-552-9775


    Bio

    Tracy was elected to the Town Board in November 2021.

    Tracy grew up a military brat and has lived all over the country - from California to Michigan to Washington D.C. She's proud to call Fuquay-Varina home since 2004.  

    Tracy is the owner of Mission First Realty, a top realty firm in Wake County.  The firm has won numerous accolades over the years. She and her husband Jared also own a home renovation business.  

    Her only child, Gage, is in the Air Force and currently serving in Europe.

    In 2020, Tracy was honored to receive the Enterprising Women of the Year Award.

    Tracy served on the Board of Directors of Military Missions in Action for 6 years and the Fuquay-Varina Chamber of Commerce.  Tracy also served two years on the Town of Fuquay-Varina Planning Board (2019-2021).


    Board of Commissioners Duties and Responsibilities
    • Recruiting, selecting, and hiring a Town Manager and recognizing the role of a professional manager to serve the governing board as a whole
    • Establish the general framework under which the Town can meet the needs of the community
    • Appoint a Town Attorney
    • Set direction by clarifying the Town's mission and purposes and by setting goals for the short and long term
    • Adopt policies and ordinances
    • Engage in strategy development (annual retreat)
    • Understand its own legal and ethical responsibilities
    • Enhancing the Town's public image
    • Provide citizens opportunities to respectfully comment on public issues
    • Making sure that resources are adequate to serve the public and are used for their intended purposes
    • Channeling communications appropriately to the Town Manager
    • Expecting staff to make independent and objective recommendations

    Current Term

    • December 2021 - 2025


    Current Town Board of Commissioner Committees

    • Law and Finance Committee, Member
    • Public Safety Committee, Member

    Other Appointments

    • Triangle J Council of Government Board of Delegates - Town Delegate