Tamara Moore brings a wealth of knowledge and experience in nonprofit management and child welfare administration. Tamara holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities with a double major in Sociology and African American Studies, as well as a Master of Social Work degree from Augsburg University with an emphasis in program development, policy and administration.
Currently, Tamara is an Adolescent Services Consultant for the Minnesota Department of Human Services. Tamara provides technical assistance and funding to counties, tribes and private agencies that work with adolescents that are in or have been in foster care.
Her primary responsibilities include financial management, efforts to prevent pregnancy amongst youth in foster care and ensuring youth do not linger in foster care and leave foster care with permanent connections to supportive adults.