Director of Education
Organization: Child Development Schools
Tara Franklin is a dynamic and highly accomplished ECE business leader with a proven track record of success in improving school performance. With 21 years of experience in the ECE industry, she has emerged as a thought leader and solution-finder in operations management and retention strategies.
As a school leader, Tara specialized in taking over at-risk schools and driving positive results across each area of the business. She has been recognized for the Gallup “Great Place to Work” award, received honors for top achievements in scorecard performance, and awards of excellence in both family and teacher retention.
Beyond her professional achievements, Tara is deeply committed to sharing her knowledge and expertise with emerging leaders across the education industry. As someone who has held every title in the industry from teacher to operational business partner, she is committed to developing the potential of each aspirational leader. She hopes to inspire and motivate audiences to embrace change, develop their skills, and unlock their full potential.