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Tara Raeber Vail

Vice President of Marketing and Communications

Ascension (St. Louis, MO)

Tara Raeber Vail is a marketing and communications leader for Ascension, the nation’s leading Catholic healthcare system – driving research-based strategic marketing, consumer brand engagement and business development. She is focused on the intersection of consumer experience, reputation and relationship building.

Her work in over the past 20 years has earned her numerous awards, most notably — more than 10 Public Relations Society of America Silver Anvils, a Global SABRE Award and a Cannes PR Lion. She is a St. Louis-area native and has a journalism degree from the University of Illinois in Urbana-Champaign.