VP North American Partnerships, Pinewood International
Tara began her career in Ireland before moving to the UK to take on the role as Managing Director of Moonstone International, the European satellite of the Sundance Institute. After 5 years at the helm she joined Creative Skillset as their first Screen Academy Manager, overseeing the development of industry focussed training at the UK’s top film schools. During this time she also worked as a freelance script editor. In 2008 she left London to join the UK Film Council’s Los Angeles office as Senior Executive, Industry Relations. When the UK Film Council closed in 2011, Tara was engaged by the newly established British Film Commission US Office as SVP, US Partnerships. In May 2016 was recruited by Pinewood Studios as VP, North American Partnerships working out of their LA office. There she leads on marketing, client relations and corporate affairs for Pinewood International.