Tara Hogan Charles is an Associate Director, Global Government Relations & Public Policy, for The Procter & Gamble Company (P&G). Located in Washington, DC, Tara is responsible for helping P&G navigate the legislative and public policy landscape covering a broad issue portfolio including intellectual property, brand protection, workforce, privacy and corporate citizenship.
Prior to joining the Government Relations team, Tara worked for 11 years in P&G’s Legal Division in Cincinnati, OH. Tara served as Senior Counsel to the Global Antitrust and Trade Relations group, focusing on promotion and pricing policies and antitrust analysis, and to the Global Transactions team responsible for acquisitions and divestitures. As Legal Counsel Tara advised several billion dollar brands on advertising and contract matters.
Tara is currently a member of the Board of Directors of the US Global Leadership Campaign and All In Together.
Tara received her B.A. in Political Science and German from Agnes Scott College, and her J.D. from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.