Tara Renze is an entrepreneur, speaker, inspirer, blogger, thought-leader, wife and mother and is redefining how we unleash purpose and create sustainable happiness and success in life. After two decades of success in corporate leadership and direct selling, she co-founded authentiCITY to share her passions and help other women in direct sales live the life they desire, envision and deserve.
Tara has a true passion and talent for guiding women to harness and realize their full potential. Through social media, seminars, insights and writings, she helps women become the best version of themselves, achieve unlimited success, live fulfilled and pursue their passions. Tara takes a new and refreshing approach to help women find purpose and be who they came to be. She combines her success in corporate leadership and direct sales along with her roles as a wife and a mother to offer her audience an experience and a message that are sincere, motivating, relatable and game changing.
Tara is recognized as an inspirational leader and top achiever. At CareerBuilder.com, she was celebrated as a top national sales leader as she built and led two multi-million-dollar sales teams, facilitated national trainings and provided leadership consulting to sales teams across the country. She left the corporate world to raise her two boys and successfully built a nationwide, multi-million-dollar direct selling business with Stella & Dot, a San Francisco-based boutique-style accessories company offering flexible entrepreneurship for women. In 2018 Tara co-Founded authentiCITY with Amanda Thompson. authentiCITY is Tara’s passion project to help women redefine what success looks like for the modern-day woman in direct sales.
Tara is a frequent keynote speaker and trainer at local and national conferences and seminars. She is also a passionate supporter of Susan G. Komen and breast cancer awareness. Her mother, mother in law, sister in law and aunt are all breast cancer survivors.
She graduated from the University of Kansas and has studied leadership at the Wharton School of Business, The University of Chicago and the Kellogg Graduate School of Management. Her favorite titles in life are wife to Scott, mom to Ben and Jack, daughter, sister and friend. Her dog, Olive, is by far her biggest fan.