Meet Tara Dodson, Founder and Principal Consultant of Full Circle Resource Management, LLC
Tara is the founder of Full Circle Resource Management, LLC, bringing over 15 years of experience in conservation, sustainability, and environmental compliance. She also holds an MBA in Sustainability and Environmental Compliance from Southern New Hampshire University. Her extensive background stems from where she has lived and worked. Residing in both coastal and mountain environments that are some of the most visited places in the United States like Orlando, Florida – Telluride, Colorado – Lake Tahoe, California and her current residence in St. Augustine, Florida. Her experience is science based working in various research positions studying human related impacts on natural eco-systems, wildlife, and currently sea turtles. Over the years she has worked as a public servant becoming familiar with government processes working with federal, state and local agencies, providing educational workshops focused on conservation and sustainability, conducted outreach events, and is co-founder of a non-profit, Keepers of the Coast, that focuses on beach cleanups and environmental education. She has first-hand knowledge of the impacts we have on the places we live and visit.
Tara’s commitment to conservation and sustainability is demonstrated in her dedication to the community as she is a committed sea turtle patrol volunteer, serves as co-chair of the events committee for the North Florida Green Chamber, and is also a member of the International Society of Sustainability Professionals and the American Waterways Resource Association. Tara was recently featured in the St. Augustine Social magazine for her continued commitment and proven efforts of bringing sustainability to her community. Coincidentally, she was elected as the Jaguars TIAA Community Champion, and will be featured at an upcoming, NFL Jacksonville Jaguars home game.