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    THANK YOU FOR YOUR INTEREST IN JOINING TARA! Please allow up to three weeks for the application process. You’re welcome to attend our chapter meetings during the waiting period.

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    Our Board & Contacts

     2017-2018 TARA Executive Board We’d like to hear from you. Please send us an email by clicking a name and we’ll get back to you shortly. President Contact Connie Taxdal Vice President of Programs Contact Carol Post Vice President of Communications Contact Darice Moore Treasurer Contact Katie Ascher Secretary Contact Renee Nelson   Immediate Past President Contact Karen Fleming

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    Our Organization

    Welcome to Tampa Area Romance Authors! TARA is a Florida-based, nonprofit chapter of Romance Writers of America® (RWA). Our mission is to provide continuing educational and professional support for career-focused romance writers, as well as networking opportunities for people interested in learning about a career in romance fiction. As a group of multi-genre writers, we help our members grow and enhance their writing careers, from their first manuscript to becoming New York Times bestsellers. Be a part of other fun, dedicated, professional writers in the Tampa Bay area–or wherever you are! JOIN TARA NOW and start enjoying the benefits of: TARA is a Florida-based, nonprofit chapter of Romance Writers of America® (RWA). Our…