Tamara Edwards is the Principal of Tamara Edwards & Co. and is dedicated to empowering national leaders to tell their stories, sharpen their voices, and earn the trust of their immediate communities.
Edwards has spent the last six years working on a variety of high profile campaigns and arranging Local, State, and National media appearances— with her primary role on the Communications team for a high-profile Member of the U.S. House of Representatives. During her time on Capitol Hill, Edwards was recognized as one of the top ten Schedulers in Congress and was selected as a featured speaker at TEDx Congress. In 2016, Edwards was commissioned to help lead digital communications and operations for the RNC Convention and has served as a liaison to various Congressional and Presidential candidates for political campaigns in Illinois. Prior to working in Congress, Edwards served as the Director of Operations for Polaris Consulting, one of Washington D.C.’s top consulting firms.
In 2017, the Chicago native moved back to the Windy City to bring her Beltway acumen to her client base of private clients.
In addition to owning and operating Tamara Edwards & Co., Edwards currently serves as a Board Member of the Illinois State Society Foundation, Public Relations lead for the Elite 6, and is a Founding Member of the Chicago Young Professionals in support of the Navy SEAL Foundation. She brings her extensive personal and professional network and love for Communications into every project she is part of.
Edwards holds a BA in Political Science and International Relations from the University of Illinois at Chicago.
Tamara Edwards & Co. was established in 2018.