Nicknamed "one take Tara" by the producers of her very first professional booking - a 2004 Holiday video slated to air in Disney Stores around the country. The project was cancelled when The Disney Stores were purchased by Children's Place.
Tara is related to Academy Award winning actor Gig Young, whose birth name was Byron Barr.
Is a big fan of the Anaheim Ducks hockey team, and frequently attends home games with her family.
Tara is left handed.
Is a direct descendant of Rhode Island statesman Stephen Hopkins, who was a signer of the Declaration of Independence.