Tara has 20+ years background in theater and performing arts, and is more at home on the stage than anywhere else. She is a confident, articulate and engaging speaker.

For speaking inquiries, please contact Delilah De La Rosa, D Consulting, at delilah@dconsultingservices.com


Women’s Leadership and Empowerment

  • 10 Rules for Brilliant Women
  • This is Your Brain Off of Self-Doubt: Silencing Your Inner Critic
  • Playing Bigger: Stepping into Voice, Leadership and Action

Women’s Wellbeing

  • Leaving the B+ Life
  • Answering Your Calling
  • Seeing With New Eyes: Waking Up to Your Life



  • American Association of University Women
  • Harvard University
  • Stanford University
  • Haas Business School at UC Berkeley
  • Athena Center for Leadership at Barnard University
  • BlogHer
  • The White House Project
  • United Way
  • KPMG
  • Walmart
  • NY Women in Tech
  • The Junior League
  • Savor the Success
  • SOCAP Soul
  • Young Nonprofit Professionals Network
  • Young Women Social Entrepreneurs
  • Restoring Power
  • She Says
  • Power Chicks International
  • EVEnts

Fast Facts about Tara

  • Tara is the creator and teacher of the global Playing Big leadership program for women, a pioneering program that blends inner work and skills training for leaders from business, the arts and the social sector
  • Tara earned her MBA from Stanford University, where her studies focused on leadership and innovation, and her undergraduate degree in English Literature from Yale University. She is certified as a coach through The Coaches Training Institute
  • Tara is a regular blogger for the Huffington Post, and writes her own popular blog, Wise Living
  • Tara’s work has also been featured on The Today Show and in USA Today, CNN.com, More Magazine.com, Ode Magazine, ForbesWoman, the International Business Times, Big Think, Beliefnet, Soulful Living, and numerous other publications
  • Tara is also an accomplished poet, writing inspirational, accessible poetry
  • Tara was named a “Girl Champion of 2010″ by the Girl Effect organization, which works to improve girls’ education in the developing world
  • Tara is the co-creator of two anthologies of women’s writings, The Women’s Passover Companion and The Women’s Seder Sourcebook, both published in 2003.


For speaking inquiries, please contact Delilah De La Rosa, D Consulting, at delilah@dconsultingservices.com