Tamra has been involved with CenTex live music for the last 30 years, and has performed in a variety of bands, duos, and as a solo artist. Tamra minored in guitar and commercial voice at McLennan Community College in Waco. She was recently a finalist for an MACT Groovy Music Award for Female Vocalist of the Year for her vocal performance with the band Retro Rose, who were also nominated for a Groovy Award for Rock Band of the Year. Tamra graduated from Tarleton State University in 2016 with a degree in Business Administration and serves as Treasurer on the MACT Board of Directors. She is very involved in assisting and encouraging younger and upcoming artists to pursue opportunities available to them through live music performance.