Tara Reynolds is a community organizer with a passion for building trust in relationships and organizations. She is a Co-Founder of WholeHeart, Inc., a US-based charitable organization, whose mission is to support inner transformation that leads to social transformation. Tara is a Courage & Renewal® Facilitator, prepared by Parker J. Palmer and the Center for Courage & Renewal. She is also an ACC accredited and certified Life and Wellness Coach, trained by the Canada Coach Academy.

Tara has served in numerous leadership positions, including as a School Board Chair. She currently is a member of the Board of Directors of the Center for Courage & Renewal. In her various organizational roles, Tara has had the privilege of working with young leaders and activists, PhD scholars, school administrators, physicians, CEOs, and philanthropists–seeking to lead lives of greater integrity and purpose.


Favorite quote

"No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted."


Book Recommendation

The Body is Not an Apology: The Power of Radical Self-Love

Sonya Renee Taylor

Where I'm Finding Inspiration

I find magic in the wisdom of children, the beauty of the natural world, and the power of a good open and honest question. I also enjoy working, learning and laughing with my husband, Brian.

What I Do For Fun, Rest, and Renewal

Running is a way for me to move out of my head and into my body and helps me to renew. I also enjoy spending time at the sea, especially when riding waves with my 11-year-old daughter.

Organizations I've Worked With

WholeHeart, Inc. (www.wholeheartinc.org)
Health Policy Research Scholars Program (https://healthpolicyresearch-scholars.org/)
Tatamagouche Centre (www.tatamagouchecentre.ca)