Tara has taught History and English at Fusion since 2014. In addition, she serves as the History and English Department Head. Tara earned a bachelor’s degree at Texas Women’s University, as a history major and English Literature minor. Before entering education, Tara worked in banking and interior design. She also served as an intern for the City of McKinney Historic Preservation Department. A lover of travel, Tara is either exploring the world or planning her next adventure, including volunteer and solo travel. A California native, Tara loves soaking up sunshine and getting her hands dirty in the garden. Fun Fact: Tara loves to travel, but is terrified of flying: yet she traveled on the second longest commercial flight currently available, from Dallas to Sydney, 16 ½ hours!