Tara Smalley, Grants & Contracts Coordinator

As the Grants & Contracts Coordinator, Tara supports the development of new processes and Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) to simplify and standardize CEDAM’s workflow and support our partners. The Grants and Contracts position touches such a broad cross-section of work throughout CEDAM. Tara focuses on streamlining our internal and external processes for agreements and serving as a point of contact for all things contract-related.

Before joining CEDAM, Tara worked at a nonprofit dedicated to mainstreaming gender equity practices in global development in business development and administrative process management. Prior to that, she worked in pediatric medicine.

When not at work, Tara is usually reading, working on cross-stitch projects, or baking. She has a reputation for bringing treats to her workplace. Tara lives in Chelsea with her spouse, her foster son, and their cat.