Tara has 15+ years’ experience successfully providing healthcare solutions to the clinical, private sector, and Federal government management consulting environments. As a Manager within the Health Services Group at Aptive Resources, Tara supports the Veterans Health Administration's (VHA) transformation journey to become a High Reliability Organization (HRO) and leads HRO-related projects. Prior to joining Aptive, she supported healthcare-related projects within Defense Health Agency (DHA) and cultivated relationships with DHA thought leaders across the entire medical field. Earlier in her career, Tara gained an intimate understanding of the medical needs within the military as a speech pathologist at the Hefner VA Medical Center in North Carolina, Walter Reed Army Medical Center in Washington, DC, and at the Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda, MD.
Tara earned a Bachelor of Science from New York University and a Master of Science from University of New Mexico, both in Speech Pathology, and is a certified Project Management Professional through PMI.
Sunday, September 26, 2021
3:35 PM – 4:50 PM ET