Tamara Ward attended York University for Psychology and Music and spent over ten years as a Director/Producer for The Stephen Leacock Players and Children's Theatre. During this time, she also owned and ran her own graphic and website design company. Feeling most at home in the arts, she singer in the band, The Opening Act, which not only performs at festivals and establishments, they also write and perform music for both stage and advertising. In her spare time, Tamara teaches music, as well as hosts several podcasts, streams online and is currently hard at work on her sixth novel. Tamara is thrilled to be a Director at Peaceful Hearts Georgina Foundation, who's mission she is passionate about supporting.