Tara was raised in Branson. After graduating from Branson High School, she attended Missouri State University where she obtained a Bachelor’s in Social Work. She has worked several years in the mental health field and also worked a few years at a Targeted Case Management agency as a Service Coordinator.
Tara married her husband, David in March 2002. They have three children, two boys and one girl, who keep them very busy. They enjoy spending time outdoors, traveling, watching their kids play sports and spending time with their friends and family. Tara says she has been truly blessed with a great life and enjoys helping those with developmental disabilities!