Tara Kozik joined MYSO in September 2021 as Chief Financial Officer. Tara brings an in-depth background of finance, accounting, and process improvement expertise to MYSO. She has held many global finance leadership roles for GE and Honeywell and founded her own consulting business focusing on interim and project-based finance. Her career has focused on financial management, budgeting, analytics, and process streamlining for businesses and clients around the world. She has lived and worked overseas and has managed teams across many cultures.
Tara obtained her MBA in Finance and Management & Strategy from Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management in Chicago and graduated from University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire with a B.S. in Accounting. She is a CPA (inactive) and a Six Sigma certified black belt of process improvement.
Tara lives in the greater Milwaukee area with her family and enjoys an active lifestyle of running, biking, skiing, kayaking, hiking and other outdoor sports. She is an avid world traveler and enjoys exploring new cultures, food, and experiences. She has volunteered extensively for her local school, her children’s sports teams, and for the Betty Brinn Children’s Museum here in Milwaukee. She brings with her a love of music and a passion for children.