Tamara trained full time with En Pointe Classical Ballet Coaching from the age of 14 before moving to train in the classical stream with Queensland Ballet and further with New Zealand School of Dance, school of the Royal New Zealand Ballet.
Following her training Tamara moved to dance extensively with Melbourne City Ballet where she toured around the country with the company. Whilst at MCB Tamara performed the Soloist role of the Fortune Teller in the National season of Carmen, along with many other roles.
Most recently Tamara is a founding Artistic Director of State Youth Ballet Company, working with talented dancers across Victoria and South Australia, choreographing and producing full length ballets. Alongside dance, as a qualified Pilates Instructor, Tamara is also very passionate about the health and fitness industry and how it can help the future generations of dancers .