Tara Ready is engaged with a variety of McSilver Institute’s training and technical assistance initiatives, including the Managed Care Technical Assistance Center (MCTAC) and the Community Technical Assistance Center of New York (CTAC). As part of MCTAC, she develops content, supports communications, and coordinates trainings related to New York’s transition to Medicaid Managed Care. Ready is also involved with developing content for CTAC’s Provider Spotlight, an initiative that aims to highlight the amazing work of providers and clinicians who participate in the program’s various offerings.
Ready is particularly committed to reducing stigma and removing systemic barriers that individuals who experience mental illness and/or the effects of poverty often face. Before joining McSilver Institute, she received her BSW and MSW degrees from NYU Silver School of Social Work.