Tamara is currently serving her fourth year as a staff member for Congressman Kinzinger (IL-16) and has worked in various capacities with her primary role as Scheduler and Press Assistant. Prior to working in the United States Congress she was the Director of Operations at Polaris Consulting, a boutique lobbying firm based in Washington, D.C.
She graduated from the University of Illinois Chicago in 2012 and is from Bartlett, IL. She currently serves as an At-Large Board Member for the Illinois States Society, and is an active member of the Women’s Congressional Staff Association, as well as the Republican Communicators Association. In 2015 she was awarded top 10 Scheduler in Congress.