Tara Nolan is the Founder of The Conscious Connoisseur, a sustainable travel and lifestyle brand created for travelers who respect the planet, and seek to discover unique and meaningful experiences with comfort and splendor. Tara holds an MBA in International Business. Her decade-long career has involved running business development and marketing for esteemed global media and advertising agencies. Tara is a Board Member for Witti (Women in Travel and Tourism International), a member of the Impact Travel Alliance, and co-authored a white paper produced by the Global Tourism Sustainability Council in support of the United Nations sustainable development goals. A former Italy expat, she now spends her time between her home of New York City and around the world in her pursuit of cultural immersions and adventures.