Tania M. Carter

Senior Administrative Officer

Senior Administrative Officer

Contact Information

1134 Blair


B.A. (Alma College), M.B.A. (Wayne State University)

Carter has worked for Vanderbilt University since December 2020. She earned her BA from Alma College as a double major in Accounting and Performing Arts and her MBA with a concentration in Finance from Wayne State University. She also holds the PHR and SHRM-CP certifications.

Carter began her career with General Motors in Detroit, MI. She transferred through GM and worked for their financing arm, Opel Bank, in Munich, Germany for a couple of years. When she returned stateside, she landed in New York City where she worked for 2 years in the relocation industry. Upon moving to Nashville, Carter was a consultant for 4 years, advising clients on marketing, human resources, customer support and technology initiatives. She worked in healthcare for 16 years and has also worked in the contingent staffing and real estate industries.

As the Senior Administrative Office for both the Blair School of Music and the Divinity School, Carter supports the Chief Business Officer and is a resource for Faculty and Staff on a myriad of finance and HR topics.