Tara Haugen has been practicing nursing since 2001. She started her nursing career working for Cottonwood-Jackson Community Health Nursing as a school nurse and home care nurse. In 2003, Tara began working for Mayo Clinic, Rochester as a nurse in the Primary Care Department. She also worked as a Licensed School Nurse for Rochester Public School District for three years. In 2007, she moved to Fairmont and worked as a home health and hospice nurse for two years while teaching part-time at Presentation College. Tara is currently working at Presentation College full-time.
Tara enjoys spending time with her three children, Blake, Anika, and Chase, and her husband, Brad. They enjoy playing sports and being outdoors in general. Tara also enjoys scrapbooking.