Tara Gleaton, SPHR, Director of Operations

Tara Gleaton, SPHR

“As an integral part of the backbone of our firm, I place the utmost importance on being highly responsive and helpful to both our clients and our employees.”

Tara Gleaton, SPHR has over 20 years of experience in operations including the direct oversight of human resources, information technology, facilities, contract management, marketing/business development, and revenue producing programs. Prior to LvHJ, Tara was Chief Administrative Officer for a nationwide non-profit specializing in improving and supporting the quality of life for at-risk and underserved communities.  Her past experience makes her uniquely suited to understand the mission and culture of many of LvHJ’s clients.

As the Director of Operations, Tara is responsible for overseeing efficiency, quality control, and day-to-day functions of all firm operations. A main focus of her job is to recruit and retain top talent , and she believes that client satisfaction can only result from experienced and happy team members.


Practice Area

  • Operations


  • Operations


  • Senior Professional in Human Resources (SPHR)


  • B.A. in Organizational Communications; Minor in Human Resource Management; CSU Sacramento

Key Strengths

  • Identifying areas for improvement and efficiency, and implementing those solutions.
  • Able to see all aspects and variables of a situation and determine the proper course of action.
  • Responsible for the larger picture but is never afraid to dig in and get the job done, no matter what it takes.
  • Seasoned advisor to clients and employees.


Personal Note

Tara enjoys spending time with her husband and children and tending to her large-scale, backyard garden. When time permits, she and her husband are big DIY’ers, transforming their outdoor and indoor spaces. During the Spring and Summer, you can expect to find the whole family swimming as much as possible in their pool.