Tara Pillai is a senior academic counselor and works with fencing and men's and women's cross country and track and field. She also is the liason to the Office of Information Technology for developments within the office. She joined the staff of ASSA in 2011.
A native of Florence, Kentucky, she earned a Bachelors of Arts from Notre Dame in 2010, majoring in American Studies and Computer Applications. She is currently pursuing a Master's Degree in Academic Advising from Kansas State University. Prior to joining ASSA, Tara completed a year of AmeriCorps service with the American Red Cross.