Tara Florek

Tara Florek is currently the Global Education & Development Leader at 3M in their Health Care Business Group. 3M’s Health Care Business Group is serving the global health care industry through medical solutions, oral care, separation and purification sciences, health information systems, and food safety business. 3M Health Care Business Group connects people, insights, science and technology to solve problems and make better health possible. Every day, we apply proprietary scientific, clinical, research and materials expertise to help make better health possible for people around the world.

Tara is a proven leader with a broad education background having held various roles including Director of Client Education at Mediture, Epic Learning and Development Leader at HealthPartners, and Senior Learning and Development Consultant/Business Analyst at Stanford University. Tara holds a Master’s Degree in Business Administration with an emphasis in health care management and a Bachelor of Liberal Arts in Long-Term Care Administration.

Tara is an active member of the Woman’s Health Leadership Trust serving on the professional development committee, she serves on the Camp Fire Minnesota board of directors. She leads a Lean In Circle and volunteers with youth through 3M Visiting Wizards program. On a personal note, she is a proud mother of two children, loves all things travel, the outdoors, and an occasional date night with her husband Zane.