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Tamara Allard

Ph.D. Student, Neurocognitive Development in South Central Region
University of Maryland at College Park
Tamara Allard is a Ph.D. student at the University of Maryland in College Park where she studies neurocognitive development, specifically memory and brain development in children between three and five years old. Tamara was born and raised in Yakima, Washington was crowned Miss Sunfair 2020, and is an advocate for access to higher education, especially for those students who are furthest from opportunity. Learn more about Tamara in her Q&A blog.