Tara Tenorio

Tara Tenorio

  • Chair, Recruitment

A Dallas native, Tenorio moved to Nashville to attend Vanderbilt University, where she earned a Bachelor of Science in Human and Organizational Development as well as Spanish Language and Literature. She remained in the city to join Tennessee Governor Phil Bredesen’s successful re-election campaign and, subsequently, served the administration until 2011. She continued her career in community relations, with roles supporting Nashville Mayor Karl Dean’s healthy-living initiatives, as well as the Community Foundation of Middle Tennessee’s work in flood recovery. A proud volunteer herself, Tenorio chaired the Nashville Adult Literacy Council’s Board of Directors and acted as a board member for six years. She also lends a hand to anyone seeking out the best-kept secrets in Nashville dining.