Tanya Smith joined the board of (the former) Atheist Alliance International in 2010 and was part of the transition team that established the new Atheist Alliance International and Atheist Alliance of America during 2011.
Tanya was elected President of Atheist Alliance International in June 2011. Tanya was one of the principal co-ordinators of the 2010 Global Atheist Convention The Rise of Atheism in Melbourne and has been a member of the Atheist Foundation of Australia’s Public Relations team since 2009.
By profession Tanya is an investment banker specialising in mergers & acquisitions, and she has worked at a number of global investment banks in Australia and Europe.
“The 2012 GAC is going to be a fantastic event for atheism and secularism – the line-up is amazing and I’m honoured to be involved. I am looking forward to representing Atheist Alliance International and talking about how we can work together to make the world a better, more rational place.” – Tanya Smith