Tara Cooling

Human Resources Manager


Tara joined PCA in October, 2016 as our first HR Manager. Tara oversees all aspects of Human Resources practices and processes for the entire PCA organization. This includes recruitment, personnel policies, and regulatory compliance.

Tara grew up in Southern California where she enjoyed playing soccer, softball and volleyball. She went on to play volleyball at Stanford where she had the honor of playing on the 2001 Division 1 NCAA Women’s Volleyball National Championship team. Tara played volleyball at Stanford with 3x Olympic Gold Medalist Kerri Walsh-Jennings. Prior to PCA, Tara spent 12 years at Google.

Tara currently resides in San Jose, CA with her two daughters.

Stay connected