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Tara FlynnProfessional Healthcare Representative
U.S. PGP Sales, Cluster B – New York MetroBase/Location:New York, New York, U.S.NGO Partner:WaterAid AmericaAssignment Location:Dar es Salaam, TanzaniaDuration:August 2009 – January 2010Fellowship Title:Professional Healthcare Representative
Tara began her career with Pfizer in July 2004 as a healthcare representative in the PD1 Division. During her tenure she has promoted 13 different products across multiple primary care divisions and has won numerous sales awards as a representative in Jamaica, Queens and lower Manhattan. Tara is currently a part-time Global Professional MBA student at Fordham University in NYC. She also volunteers with the Big Brothers Big Sisters Program of New York and recently spent a week volunteering in Cusco, Peru.
On her fellowship assignment with WaterAid, Tara will work as a Human Resources and Organizational Development Specialist. She will undertake a review of HR policies, procedures and practices in order to ensure that internal capacities are keeping pace with the changing needs of the organization. Additionally, Tara will be training and mentoring management staff in coaching and performance management techniques.
WaterAid is a leading international NGO dedicated exclusively to the provision of safe domestic water, sanitation and hygiene education to the worldýs poorest people.