Branche Olive: About the Author
Tracy Leung was born and raised in New York City. Her mother is a blend of Puerto Rican and Filipino, her father Chinese. Exposed to a wealth of cultures, Tracy absorbed the influences around her with fervor. She has embraced her love of travel and language to live and work abroad.
Tracy’s personal experience has provided a unique perspective on the diversity of traditions around the world. Her professional life has taken her into the fashion, technology and finance industries. She has worked in senior positions in the private sector and on Wall Street, dealing extensively with international military, diplomatic and executive contacts.Tracy's passion and skill in cooking reflects her cosmopolitan background and taste.
Always eager to find the back street restaurant where only the locals eat, whether in London, Paris, Rome or at home in New York, she interprets menus into her own distinctive recipes. Using these experiences to full effect, Tracy has created dynamic characters in actual locations to populate "Branche Olive".