Tanya Reynolds is senior communications officer at the Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland, where she focuses on writing message strategy and development to elevate and emphasize the foundation's mission of breaking the cycle of poverty in Cleveland.
She is an alumnus and class representative of the Cleveland Bridge Builders Class of 2020 and volunteers her time with community organizations focused on race equity and inclusion. She currently serves on the board at Literary Cleveland, and as chair of the marketing committee for the Emerging Leaders of Ronald McDonald House of Cleveland.
Previously, Tanya lived in Rochester, N.Y., and New York City, where she held strategic communications positions in health care and book publishing. She volunteered hundreds of hours as a writing tutor, bookstore clerk for Housing Works, community kitchen server and farm-share coordinator.
A Pittsburgh native, she is a graduate of the Jandoli School of Communication at St. Bonaventure University in Allegany, N.Y., where she received the Mark Hellinger Award for the school's most promising young journalist.