Tara Escobar is a third generation Long Beach resident. She loves Long Beach and the JLLB. She joined the League to give back to her city and make lifelong friends.
Tara has been a member since 2008. During her membership she has served as a committee member, Chair of Arrangements for two years, Chair of Nominating Committee two times, and has sat on the Board of Directors four times as Executive Secretary, Nominating (twice) and now Membership Vice President. Through her experiences, she has grown as a leader and acquired many skills she uses and benefits from in other aspects of her life.
Tara graduated Chico State University with a degree in Liberal Studies. She has been a teacher for Long Beach Unified for more than 24 years. She has a master’s degree. She has also earned National Board Certification and is recognized as a top educator nationwide. Tara loves spending time with family and friends. She enjoys outings to sporting events such as college football and soccer games.