The daughter of an instrument-builder father and a community activist mother, Tamara grew up in a surrounded by musicians and people building community organizations. A passionate music enthusiast, Tamara has worked in arts management and community outreach for more than 20 years. Within the folk music world, Tamara has worn the hat of agent, artist manager, board member and festival executive director. In 2015, she founded Mavens Music, a full-service management company specializing in building internationally focused careers for folk, roots, and Americana artists. Her client roster includes Jonathan Byrd, Kaia Kater and Corin Raymond.