tara leonard

tara leonard, MS, NBC-HWC

Clinical Instructor

Office Location:
Health Sciences Complex

Tara Leonard is a Clinical Instructor and Certified Health Coach in the Department of Health Behavior and Nutrition Sciences at the University of Delaware. Tara holds a Master’s degree in Health Promotion and a Certificate in Health Coaching, both from the University of Delaware. Additionally, she is a certified Health and Wellness Coach through the International Consortium of Health and Wellness Coaches (ICHWC). Her expertise includes health behavior change through health coaching to improve individuals overall health outcomes, decrease risk factors and negative effects of chronic illness.


  • MS Health Promotion, NBC-HWC

Research Interests

  • Cancer Survivorship, Diabetes prevention


  • National Board for Health and Wellness Coaching


  • HLPR 631 Health Coaching
  • HLPR 664
  • HLPR 430