Tara has a bachelor's degree in accounting from Mount Saint Mary College as well as a bachelor's in psychology with a minor in mathematics from Fairleigh Dickinson University. Born and raised in Port Jervis, NY, Tara now lives in Milford, PA with her wife, Rebecca, daughter Amelia, and dog Smokey.
Prior to working with CCE Tara worked for 16 years in all aspects of big box retail from cashier to Regional Manager. She is a previous volunteer with the Matamoras Fire Department and is currently a Life Member and NY/PA EMT with the PJ Volunteer Ambulance Corps where she has held the roles of Secretary, Treasurer, and 1st Lieutenant. Tara has volunteered for the Port Jervis Salvation Army and served as a board member on their Advisory Board.
Some of Tara’s favorite activities include learning, watching, and participating in a wide range of sports. She has volunteered as a recreation coach for her daughter’s soccer team at Eastern Pike Youth Soccer League and plans on coaching her softball team in the spring. Tara is a very dedicated aunt and fan to her niece Anastasia, and nephew Andrew with their multitude of activities. Most of all, Tara enjoys spending time with her family and friends, and exploring new places.