Tara WatsonWHMC Staff -Tara Watson
...Tara WatsonDirector of Marketing (936) 637-8687As the director of marketing for Woodland Heights medical Center, Tara Watson develops and implements the marketing and branding strategies.Some of her responsibilities include overseeing all advertising, public and media relations, community involvement and physician relations.She also oversees marketing programs and services that are health related and customer centered.Since joining the Woodland Heights marketing team she is responsible for the publication of the Heartbeat, an employee based newsletter, development of the hospital website and crisis communication.Tara Watson joined the staff of Woodland Heights Medical Center in November, 2006.Watson
has spent the past 10 years away from Lufkin living in Fort Worth, Dallas and Austin but is now happy to be home again.She is a 2001 graduate of Texas Christian University with a degree in Speech Language Pathology.After graduation she worked in Dallas as a health care representative with Pfizer Pharmaceuticals.The past two years she has lived in Austin and has been a specialty representative with Santarus, Inc., a specialty gastrointestinal pharmaceutical company. Tara
has much public relations experience from her
year as Miss Texas 2000.She has been an HIV/AIDS Activist since 1992 and during her year as Miss Texas spoke to over 300,000 students about the HIV/AIDS epidemic.