Tara manages the Social Integration programs for Conexión Américas, programs that create alliances and friendships, answer important questions for immigrants in a new land, and deepen the roots of Latino families in Middle Tennessee.
She also coordinates volunteers and tracks program performance and data for the organization.
Given all she does, it is why we’re glad Tara — who started her career at Conexión Américas with a year-long internship — has such a keen eye for detail, for specifics.
The “super detallista,” as she’s known in the office, is a native of Blowing Rock, N.C. and a graduate of Wake Forest University, where she studied religion and Spanish and volunteered in an after-school program for Hispanic children.
In 2011, Tara received a Master of Divinity from Vanderbilt University. That means she preaches regularly, and in both English and Spanish