VP of Field Development
two passions are people and pets.
grew up watching her entrepreneurial mother, Lane Nemeth, lead Discovery Toys
, the child learning and development toy company Lane founded and built to over $100,000,000 in sales.
mother's commitment to helping children and set her
sights on a career in family therapy.
After receiving her Bachelor of Arts from Brandeis University, she earned a Masters in Marriage and Family Therapy from the University of Oregon.
In the process she worked as a preschool teacher and a clinician focusing on early intervention for children with Autism.
During Tara's studies, she
mother, who had sold Discovery Toys
in 1997, frequently discussed projects that combined their mutual interests.
From these conversations, Petlane
was born in 2004.
is about enriching lives," says Tara