Tara Stone has been named the executive director of the Heart of Tennessee Chapter of the American Red Cross in Murfreesboro.
The Heart of Tennessee Chapter serves 17 counties, including Rutherford and Cannon.
Stone previously served the American Red Cross as business operations specialist for the Heart of Tennessee Chapter.
“Tara has a very strong background in the business operations of the American Red Cross, as well as in the community she serves,” said Joel Sullivan, Regional Executive Director for the American Red Cross of Tennessee.
Prior to coming to the Red Cross, Stone worked in real estate and with the Nashville Area Chamber of Commerce, and then the Rutherford County Chamber of Commerce. She is a graduate of Middle Tennessee State University.