Tamara, a native of Roxboro, North Carolina, joined CTSI in September 2019 via the Duke Health System, Gastroenterology Division. In her current role within CTSI, she offers support administratively to multiple teams across CTSI at large.
Upon joining the CTSI family, Tamara worked as an Access Specialist for the Gastroenterology division for the Duke Health System. She played an essential role in managing calendars and supporting providers, as well as preparing patients for procedures and consultative visits in the clinic.
Tamara completed her Associate’s Degree in General Studies at Piedmont Community College in 2010, and is currently looking to pursue a Bachelors Degree, and certificate to teach English as a foreign language.
Tamara is passionate about helping and inspiring people from all walks of life. She fulfills this passion through her gifts of creativity and service. She is a poet and playwright in her spare time. And also serves alongside non-profit organizations geared towards helping children and youth, through mentoring/counseling, to help them recognize, that they too, can live beyond limitations.