Tara Ryan

Associate Partner

Tara is an Associate Partner at NU Advisory Partners specializing in C-suite placements for high growth venture and private equity-backed technology companies. She is known for her persistence and commitment to her clients as both an advocate and trusted thought partner who delivers exceptional talent.

She comes to NU from True Search, where she was a Principal in the Go-to-Market and Edtech practices. Prior to True, Tara worked at Swing Education, a tech enabled marketplace, where she led business development and strategy.

Boston College: BA (History)

Tara loves hiking, pilates, and golf, as well as playing the piano. She’s an avid traveler who celebrates good food & wine. You can often find her in the kitchen whipping up the next best meal. Tara is active with several nonprofits focused on youth education and food insecurity.