Tasha Boone

Senior Advisor to the Acting Director, U.S. Census

Tasha Boone is a longtime public servant having been a Peace Corps Volunteer, worked for the AmeriCorps and the National Corporation for National Service, before coming to the Census Bureau in 1998. At the Census Bureau, Tasha has worked in several positions, including being the Census Advisor in the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands during the 2000 Census, assistant office chief in the 2010 Census Publicity Office helping to implement the 2010 communications contract campaign activities, and serving as an assistant division chief in the American Community Survey Office after the 2010 Census.  She later was acting chief of the Decennial Communications Coordination Office, before becoming the deputy chief of the Decennial Census Management Division.  Tasha is currently serving as a Senior Advisor to the Acting Director, Ron Jarmin. 

Tasha earned an M.B.A. with an emphasis in marketing from the Johns Hopkins University and a master’s certificate in project management from The George Washington University and an undergraduate Bachelor of Arts in English from the University of North Carolina at Wilmington. The Department of Commerce has honored her contributions to the 2010 Census by awarding her a Gold Medal for distinguished service in the federal government. 

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