Tara joined Lantz’s Finance and Administration Department in early 2022 after more than three years as an administrative assistant with Young, Nicholas, Branner, & Phillips, a  CPA firm in Harrisonburg.  Prior to that she managed the Once Upon A Child and Plato’s Closet stores in Harrisonburg for several years.

She was born in Harrisonburg, but Tara has spent most of her life in Broadway where her family still resides.  She has a young daughter, Lucy, and is engaged to be married in September 2023.  When not at work, Tara enjoys family time, which may involve crafting, playing cards or croquet, or spending time at the pool during the summer.