Tara received her Bachelor's degree in English Literature and Art History from McGill University. She completed her Master of Arts in Art History from McGill University, where she wrote her thesis on visual depictions of consumption in late-nineteenth century France. Tara has experience working in diverse arts institutions in both administrative and curatorial capacities, having interned at the Museum of Modern Art in New York City, the McGill University Visual Arts Collection, and the Museum of Jewish Montreal. Prior to joining Heffel, she was a project coordinator at the Scotiabank Fine Art Program.
Tara is fluent in English and French.