Tara Hernandez

Tara Hernandez

Tara Hernandez

Tara is the President of JCH Properties+ and the Fund Manager for Reform Ventures, LLC. JCH is a real estate investment, consulting and development company that specializes in delivering urban lifestyle experiences through the conversion of underutilized real estate into “cool”, creative spaces. The company develops multi-family, commercial and special-use projects. Tara is actively involved in the technology investment community, as an investor, and the Fund Manager of Reform Ventures, LLC.

She also spearheaded a regional initiative, (NOME) New Orleans Music Economy, to attract the business side of the music industry to New Orleans, while Chair of Greater New Orleans, Inc, and remains a member of its Steering Committee.

Tara is a graduate of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in Cambridge MA with a Master of Science Degree in Real Estate Development and a graduate of Loyola University New Orleans with a degree in Finance. She is also a Louisiana Real Estate Broker.

She holds leadership positions and/or membership on several not for profit boards, including the PORT of New Orleans, the New Orleans Public Belt Railroad, the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival and Foundation, Ochsner Health Foundation, Greater New Orleans, Inc. (GNO,Inc), and the Business Council of New Orleans.