Tara is a wife to Anthony and a mother to three daughters. Two earthside and bereaved of Emma, her first born in 2011.   An early childhood teacher with experience working and volunteering in early childhood, disability advocacy, neonatal, child life, peer bereavement and paediatric palliative care.  Tara has recently been appointed as a member of the shaping the future Paedatric palliative care project steering committee.  Tara lives and works on Ngunnawal land.