Tarin holds a Masters Degree in Social Work and is a Licensed Social Worker. As a previous adolescent case manager, Tarin brings experience working with teens in the mental health, foster care, and juvenile justice systems. Tarin holds certifications in Trauma Informed Care, Transition to Independence Process, and Thinking For A Change Facilitation.
Tarin first crossed paths with Found Village while working in an alternative high school. She fell in love with the mission and holistic supports offered to build a village-like community for each young person. Tarin is the Launch Community Manager, creating connection, providing resources, and supporting opportunities for our 18+ population on their journey to independence. Tarin is passionate about working with transition-aged young people and building support for post-high school, post-emancipation, and everything in-between!
In her free time, Tarin enjoys playing with her boxer pup, Zeke and exploring new restaurants. Tarin is excited to be a part of this Found Village team!