Tara worked as a corporate and securities attorney at the Washington, D.C. law firm Shaw Pittman (Pillsbury Winthrop), specializing in public and private equity work. Tara has been an active volunteer at Norwood School for the last ten years, holding a variety of positions, including Co-Chair of the 2009 Annual Benefit. She is in her 5th year of service on the Board of Trustees at Norwood and in that capacity has served as chair of the Trustees Committee of the Board, chair of the Search Committee of the Board during 2013-2014, which culminated in the appointment of a new Head of School, and currently serves as chair of the Development Committee of the Norwood Board. Tara also serves as the Vice President of the Board of the Kenwood Citizens Association, a civic organization in her neighborhood. She enjoys volunteering on the Interfaith Committee at Washington Hebrew Congregation in Washington, DC.