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Tara Schoenborn

Tara Schoenborn serves the Foundation as a communications officer. In this role, she provides communication, multimedia and design support to enhance and promote the Foundation’s mission.

Prior to joining the foundation, Tara was a partner of a coffee shop in downtown Washington, D.C., and a fellow at a nonprofit advocacy group, the Public Diplomacy Council. She also worked in various public relations firms in the Washington D.C. area where she gained competitive and valuable insight into how to successfully brand and market high-profile associations, nonprofits, foundations and corporations.

Previously, Tara worked with foreign journalists at the U.S. Department of State, was the communications specialist for a startup company in South America and worked in marketing for small nonprofits, arts galleries and business councils. Tara graduated from Syracuse University’s S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communication with a B.A. in political science and public relations and holds a M.A. in international media from American University’s School of International Service.
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