Tara is a policy and research consultant based in Washington, DC. Over the past five years, Tara has worked on needs assessments, public opinion research, and evaluations for the World Bank, Georgetown University, the Institute of International Education, and the International Research and Exchanges Board (IREX). With California Health Policy Strategies, Tara focuses on the federal response to the opioid epidemic, Medicaid for re-entry populations, and health metrics for foster care children.
Tara holds a Master’s in Public Policy from Georgetown University and a Bachelor’s in Middle Eastern Studies from Wellesley College. She is a California native and looks forward to contributing to evidence-based policy solutions for her homestate.