AOG Investors OPS Portal PAARTSSM Store
Twitter Facebook Instagram Linkedin YouTube

Tracey Patterson

Vice President, Chief Human Resources Officer

Tracey Patterson Tracey Patterson Download image


Tracey Patterson is Vice President and Chief Human Resources of AAR CORP. (NYSE: AIR), a leading aviation services provider to commercial and government customers worldwide.

Tracey oversees AAR’s global Human Resources, Communications, and other functions. She is focused on leveraging her deep experience in workforce development, employee engagement, and continuous improvement to position the Company for future growth.

Prior to AAR, Tracey served as Managing Director at Accenture and was responsible for HR operations and managed 10,000 HR professionals. She built a Talent and HR offering for external clients with a strong focus on employee experience, future workplace, innovation, and continuous improvement. Tracey introduced and led initiatives with Accenture’s CEO that positioned the company to dramatically improve gender diversity, and she kickstarted numerous digital transformation initiatives with a world class technology platform strategy.

Tracey is passionate about stewardship, serving on the Foundation Board of Lurie Children’s Hospital, as Board President of Hyde Park School of Dance, and as a member of The American Ballet Theater Rise Council. She has been recognized as a “Business Leader of Color” by Chicago United, on Today’s Chicago Woman’s “100 Women to Watch,” and as a Fortune Next Generation member and speaker.

Tracey earned her bachelor’s degree from Loyola University of Chicago and her Master of Business Administration from Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management.


AOG Investors OPS Portal PAARTSSM Store

Our products

Airframe parts Engine solutions OEM Solutions Mobility Systems AOG Contact nowContact

Our services

Airframe Maintenance Landing Gear Services Component Repair Services Wheels and Brakes Services Engineering Services
Flight-hour support Consumables and Expendables Aircraft sales and leasing Airinmar®
ASTRO Government contract vehicles

Digital innovation

AARIVE® The PAARTSSM Store Airvolution®


Locations Certifications Doing It Right®


Corporate Officers Senior Leaders Board of Directors

Environmental, social, and governanceEnvironmental, social, and governance

Ethics and compliance



US job openings Amsterdam job openings Trois Rivières job openings United Kingdom job openings Windsor job openings

Working at AARWorking at AAR

Employee experience Diversity, equity, and inclusion Military veterans


EAGLE Career Pathway Program


AAR in the news AAR news Press releases Media resources
2022 Annual Report 2022 ESG Report Senior leaders Events