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Dr. Tara Jabbaar-Gyambrah is an award-winning author with over 16 years of experience in higher education in leadership, strategic planning, program development, curriculum design, diversity and inclusion, and administration. As the founder and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of TMJ Consulting, LLC she is the principal consultant and is known for her unique ability to propel organizations to their next level through strategic action.  


She earned her Ph.D. from the University at Buffalo’s, American Studies program specializing in Global Gender Studies (Women’s Studies) along with an Advanced Certificate in Teaching for Leading Diversity.  


Dr. Tara has published several scholarly articles and she is the co-author of Is College a Lousy Investment?: Negotiating the Hidden Cost of Higher Education  which discusses how the idea of ‘investment’ can be expanded from a short-sighted view to engage a broader, more holistic rationale for higher education from which students can expect a full return on their investment. She is a recent 2019 graduate of the SUNY Sail Institute Program and currently serves on the board of Directors for Trocaire College.