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Headshot for Takara Wiles, she stands in front of a light purple backdrop and is wearing a dark purple shirt, smiling at the camera.

Manager, Marketing Services

Takara Wiles, BA 


  • SUNY Geneseo, B.A. English with a minor in Public Relations

With more than 15 years of experience in marketing and communications, Takara is a proven leader who knows how to forge an organizational identity and strengthen brand awareness. She’s worked with non-profits, small businesses and startups, as well as in health care. Takara knows how critical it is for a business to be true to its brand. And she loves that Akira’s brand is positive, female-affirming, status-quo changing. She’s very proud to be part of the team.  
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Born and raised in the Finger Lakes Region, Takara is a happy Capital District transplant. She’s an avid Hamilton fan who’s seen the play live five times, and If you’re ever on a road trip with her, get ready for an impassioned sing-along! 


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