Tiara M. Tucker
Born and raised in Kankakee, IL, (South of Chicago) and now residing in Dallas, TX, Tiara M. Tucker, M.S., is known as an empowerment connector who wears many “tiaras.” To name a few, she is a sought-after PR/communications strategist, empowering (and loud) international speaker. event creator/host, panel moderator, communication coach, social justice activist, mental health advocate, philanthropist, executive producer, and the visionary founder and CEO of Tiara PR Network, LLC and Speak That! Movement, Inc. In March of 2021, Tiara was featured in Black Enterprise as one of "10 Amazing Black Women Making Moves Right Now." In June of 2021, she will be honored as a Top 40 Under 40 by the Dallas Public Relations Society of America and as a 2021 Junior League of Collin County Women of Influence Award nominee.
Tiara has almost two decades of experience with a Fortune 50 company, consisting of over a decade working in the public affairs and communications arena, as well as supporting some of the company’s executives and leaders, enterprise efforts, and associate engagement events. She currently works in the Corporate Responsibility space focusing on events and employee, agent and community engagement. Outside of Corporate America, she has an extensive history working on noteworthy high-profile PR cases, communications and special events. She is a respected thought partner, consultant and community advocate. She has been the creator, producer, MC, host, moderator, and guest speaker for a variety of platforms over the years -- allowing her to (loudly) speak in front of thousands of diverse audiences.
Tiara’s most notable PR experiences include her efforts in the battle against social justice inequalities and police brutality. She has worked alongside some of the nation’s most well-known civil rights attorneys as their PR and Communications Director, as well as among nationally-known social justice activists. She occasionally is the PR and media coordinator for very high-profile and media-saturated cases, responsible for overseeing local, national and international media relationships. She has been the event chair and PR coordinator for multiple high-caliber events, including a private movie screening and a sold-out fundraising gala held in Dallas in 2019.
In addition to Tiara PR Network, Tiara passionately leads her charitable non-profit organization, Speak That! Movement, which is on a mission to equip and empower professional women in business along their journeys of dream and goal realization, while supporting them to combat mental health issues and social injustice roadblocks along the way, so they can unapologetically walk in their purpose, use their voice, and live their best lives. After over a decade of hosting numerous empowerment and social events, in 2020 she launched the Speak That! Movement Empowerment Socials in Dallas to connect business professionals and believers. The same year she became the host and executive producer of Speak That! Talks, which are live virtual events created to empower, uplift and connect people all over the world during COVID-19 via unscripted and unedited conversations with special guest speakers. She also oversees the Speak That! Movers private VIP group and recently launched her newest social justice initiative, Speak Their Stories.
As a mindfulness enthusiast who has had battles with anxiety while going after her own dreams, Tiara is dedicated to using her voice and platforms to support and empower others. To expand her education, since 2019 she has attained a Certificate in Mindfulness; a Certificate in Life Coaching; a Certificate in Diversity, Equity and Inclusion in the Workplace; and aced a Non-profit Leadership and Community Engagement graduate course at Harvard University.
Tiara's Most Requested Speaking Topics:
Entrepreneurship (Journey as a founder & CEO)
Corporate America (16-yr journey with a Fortune 50)
Continuing Education (Journey attaining degrees & certificates)
Having crucial & uncomfortable conversations (Journey as a coach)
Mental Health Advocacy (Journey conquering anxiety)
Social & Racial Justice Activism (Journey in PR & as an activist)
Black in America (Journey as an unapologetic Black woman)
Mindfulness Living (Journey being mindful of mindfulness)
Women Empowerment (Journey as a woman empowering others)
Speak That! Movement (10-yr journey uplifting & connecting others)
Power of Networking (Journey creating powerful relationships)
Other topics as requested (Tiara has a story for all of your needs!)
If you would like to book Tiara to speak at, host or moderate your next event, discuss PR strategy with you, or help empower or coach you, contact us today! We look forward to speaking with you!
Accolades, Accomplishments & Affiliations:
• Featured in Black Enterprise as one of "10 Amazing Black Women Making Moves Right Now"
• Featured in Voyage Dallas Magazine, ShoutOut DFW & ShoutOut Atlanta
• Honored as a ‘Top 40 Under 40’ by two Dallas organizations & a Women of Influence nominee
• Featured on an episode of The Real Housewives of Potomac on Bravo TV network
• Featured on DJ Khalid’s official Instagram page helping to promote his hit album, Grateful
• Seen on various local, national & international news outlets & social media platforms
• Featured on hundreds of local, national & international podcasts, shows & virtual/live events
• B.S. Degree in PR & M.S. Degree in Communication from Illinois State University
• Certificates in Mindfulness, Life Coaching & DEI; Graduate course at Harvard University
• Board Member for Go For Yours Foundation based in Los Angeles
• Member of Public Relations Society of America & Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.