Tara O'Neill Hayes

Deputy Director of Health Care Policy

Tara O'Neill Hayes is the Deputy Director of Health Care Policy at American Action Forum.

Biography

Before joining AAF, Tara worked as a Legislative Assistant in the U.S. House of Representatives, most recently for Congressman Tom Rice, covering a broad portfolio of issues, including health care, Medicare, and Medicaid. After her time on Capitol Hill, Tara earned her Master’s in Public Policy and Management with a health policy concentration, graduating with Distinction from Carnegie Mellon University. For her undergraduate studies, Tara attended Clemson University in her home state of South Carolina.


Expertise

Education

MSPPM
Carnegie Mellon University

BS
Clemson University

Notable Positions

Legislative Assistant

Rep. Tom Rice

Legislative Assistant

Rep. Tim Scott

Legislative Assistant/Legislative Correspondent

Rep. J. Gresham Barrett


Expertise

Education

MSPPM
Carnegie Mellon University

BS
Clemson University

Notable Positions

Legislative Assistant

Rep. Tom Rice

Legislative Assistant

Rep. Tim Scott

Legislative Assistant/Legislative Correspondent

Rep. J. Gresham Barrett