Tamsen brings 35 years of regular and special education teaching expertise to the group. She has worked with students in traditional, alternative, and independent study schools. Tamsen holds BA’s in Drama and English, five teaching credentials in special and regular education, and an MA in Education. She founded and organized an Art Docent program at the elementary school on Cobb, and volunteered time teaching lessons there to K through 6th grades while her sons were students there. She volunteered for many years as the education liaison between the Lake County Symphony and the Lake County Youth Orchestra while her sons were members. Currently, she is working as a Resource Specialist for Middletown Unified School District.