"I'm an eternal student; always seeking to learn and grow."

- Tamara Swinson

Professional Writing

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Digital Media

Watch videos of the challenges faced by a step team or a graduate chapter of a historically African American sorority celebrate their 10th anniversary.


Learn more about Tamara’s professional experience.

About Tamara Swinson

Tamara is a
“jade of all trades”
communications professional specializing in web content management and social media strategy.

Tamara holds a Masters degree in Communication: Public Affairs and Interactive Journalism from American University. She is a skilled digital communications professional with more than ten years of experience.

In addition to her work as a content manager, Tamara also has experience as a communications strategist, specifically with social media, marketing collateral and internal communications. She has a great eye for detail, learns quickly, communicates clearly and easily adapts to changing responsibilities.

Tamara Swinson, digital communications professional.

Tamara’s Keys to Success

Team Player

Versatility, adaptability, and willingness to tackle new responsibilities and multiple tasks; self-starter, assertive and a positive “can do” attitude.


Leader and team builder with extensive communication as well as outstanding web management, analytical and technical acumen.


Expert ability to perform work related to developing and maintaining relationships both internally and externally.

Professional Recommendations

Don’t take our word for it – here’s what our colleagues and former managers have to say:

Tamara handled a multitude of tasks with competence and skill. She was a thorough researcher and conscientious employee. It would definitely rehire her.

Robert Combs

Bloomberg BNA

Tamara is a detailed-oriented professional with a great knowledge of WordPress for website design. She readily shares her knowledge of WordPress in educating other members of the chapter in its use. In Tamara’s capacity as a member of the Technology and Public Relations Committees she ensures that web content is posted in a timely and accurate manner, and used her technical skills to design a QR code for the chapter’s promotional brochure, and well as for a community service event. Tamara conducts herself with a great deal of integrity, and needs little supervision to accomplish her assigned tasks.

Synthia Edwards-Elmore

Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc. – Tau Delta Zeta Graduate Chapter

Tamara was an excellent student at American University and an adept practitioner of the art of digital storytelling. She would be a valuable addition to any news organization.

Jim Van Nostrand

American University

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