Tamara is President and Senior Planner for Latitude 44 Consulting, a firm specializing in planning, community, and economic development services. 

She has a bachelor’s degree in environmental policy from the University of Michigan and a Master’s degree in urban and regional planning from Michigan State University.  She is certified by the American Institute of Certified Planners and the Form Based Code Institute. 


Tamara has received two Michigan Association of Planning awards for work she has done.  With 23 years of experience working with communities, developers, and organizations, Tamara continues to help clients move through the development approval process in a reliable, timely and predictable way.  Tamara specializes in understanding and navigating a community’s master plan goals, zoning regulations, and their approval processes.