Tara is the Birmingham Programme Coordinator. Tara has been working with young people for over 6 years and has a particular interest in Art for Social Change.
Previously, Tara worked across the West Midlands as a successful self-employed Creative Producer. She worked with organisations such as mac Birmingham, Beatfreeks, Princes Trust and The Drum Intercultural Arts Centre to set up and deliver creative projects, events and workshops with and for young people from challenging backgrounds.
Tara graduated from Birmingham City University with a Degree in Community and Applied Performance and continues to use creativity as a tool for social, economic and educational change on a freelance basis, outside of UpRising.