As Co­Founder of Taylor’s Gift Foundation, she utilizes her experience as a marketing professional, award-­winning author and community leader to make an impact on the world around her. Tara and her husband Todd, co-­authored the award-­winning book, Taylor’s Gift, which was recognized as the ‘Most Inspirational Book’ at the 2014 Books for A Better Life Awards in New York City. In 2013 she was honored with the Legacy Award from the Texas A&M Women Former Students Network for the powerful impact she has made within the nation.