Tara Krametbauer was born in San Diego, California, and raised in Las Vegas, Nevada. She graduated from UNLV with a bachelor's degree in elementary education and a master's degree in literacy education. She enjoys spending time outdoors with her high school sweetheart and two daughters Emma, 3, and Ivy, 1. Emma will be going to Dawson this fall. Tara also loves reading, yoga, and traveling to the beach.