Tamara McKinney (she/her/hers) is the Senior Access Coordinator for the Office of Undergraduate Research and has been with the University since 2008. She is a lifelong Milwaukee resident and a proud alumna of UWM’s Peck School of the Arts receiving her BFA in graphic design. Tamara went on to earn her Master of Management degree and began teaching at a local college. As a senior access coordinator for the OUR, Tamara is passionate about helping BIPOC students navigate UWM, helping them to connect to experiences that will aid in their success. Tamara serves as the PR Coordinator for the Multicultural Network and Secretary for the African Diaspora Council.