Tamara is a senior in the Hotel School from Honolulu, Hawaii. She is studying hotel administration with a minor in real estate and a concentration in human resources, and has thoroughly enjoyed her time at Cornell. She loves learning about business through a people-centered lens, and hopes to bring that same sense of hospitality to the employee experience.
Tamara was previously a breakfast pastry function manager for HEC 95 and a procurement assistant director for HEC 96. Tamara values HEC for the vast learning opportunities it has provided her to grow personally and professionally. She also met some of her closest friends through HEC! As the people and culture director, Tamara aims to increase engagement with HEC members to improve student retention and make HEC a positive experience for everyone involved!
Outside of HEC, Tamara is a student learning consultant assistant for eCornell, a course assistant for HADM 2810: Human Resources Management, and a proud member of the Cornell Tradition.