Administrative Assistant, Special Projects

About Tanya Hines

Tanya Hines is the Administrative Assistant for Special Projects at Harris Public Policy. Tanya produces the HR newsletter, HR announcements, organizes Meet and Greets for new Harris staff, and coordinates Lunch 'n' Learn sessions. She also handles catering for small events and provides general support for Facilities and the Events team. When Harris Public Policy makes the move to Keller, Tanya will also take on ambassador duties.

Tanya has more than 20 years of administrative experience with UChicago. Before she came to Harris, Tanya was Executive Assistant to various deans for 17 years at the School of Social Service Administration, where she provided support to faculty, coordinated employee outings, prepared reports and print materials, and organized retreats. Prior to that, she was the assistant to the chairman of a TV production company. During her career, Tanya has also coordinated events, developed employee communications programs, written media releases, prepared ad copy, conducted training for a retail store, and designed and produced employee publications.

Tanya earned a bachelor’s degree in journalism and urban communications with a double major in French from Douglass College, Rutgers University, New Jersey.