Tara Thue (phonetic pronunciation: Two-ee) is AT&T’s director for external affairs, covering Idaho, Montana and Utah.
Prior to this role, she served in the Utah Governor’s Office of Economic Development (GOED), where she led the State’s broadband initiative and advised the Governor on communications-related policies. Ms. Thue led Utah’s broadband office, from the ground up, developing a comprehensive broadband availability map and addressing issues related to broadband adoption and deployment under the Utah Broadband Project. Before coming to GOED, Ms. Thue worked on federal technology and communications public policy matters at Comcast Corporation in Washington, DC.
Thue earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Political Science and Economics from Utah State University in Logan, Utah.