Tara Peters

Manager of Operations and Events

5720 S. Woodlawn Avenue
Chicago, IL 60637
773-834-0957

Tara Peters is the main administrator and manages operations, communications, and events for the Human Rights Program. Before joining the HRP in July 2013, she completed a M.A. in International Human Rights Law and graduate diploma in Forced Migration and Refugee Studies from The American University in Cairo where her research and work focused on refugees, migrants, and minors, both under international law and in U.S policy. Prior to living in Egypt, Tara worked for eight years as a practitioner and program director in refugee resettlement with World Relief DuPage/Aurora.