Tara lives with her family near Big Lake, MN. She graduated from Augustana College and the UMN Veterinary School, where she met her husband, J.C. They have four children and enjoy time with family and friends, traveling, and outdoor adventures. Tara has been active in Alpha, numerous small group studies, children’s and youth ministry, and a house church. Along with J.C. and their kids, they find living together in community with other believers to be one of God’s greatest gifts.