Prior to Bellmont Partners, Cegla worked as a public relations intern for the 2011 Minnesota State Fair. There, she gained valuable experience in writing news releases, coordinating interviews, developing media kits, and managing social media. Cegla is also an active member of the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA).
Cegla is a 2011 graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire, where she earned a Bachelor of Arts in mass communication with an emphasis in public relations. Cegla was a copy editor and section editor for UW-Eau Claire’s campus newspaper, The Spectator. Her first PR role in college was when she helped plan one of Eau Claire's largest events, the Eau Claire Jazz Festival. She also served as public relations manager for UW-Eau Claire's student radio station, WUEC 89.7 FM, and was a public relations director for UW-Eau Claire's American Marketing Association chapter.
“We’re excited to welcome Tara to our growing team,” says Jen Bellmont, Bellmont Partners Vice President. “Her skills and experience have already had a big impact on our agency and clients, and we’re excited to add her expertise to our State Fair work in the coming months.”
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