Tamara Duricka Johnson

Tamara loves being involved with the community. She has two daughters in El Marino’s SIP program and is the room parent for their 2nd and 4th grade classes. She also volunteers with the school’s “Drop Zone.”
Her youngest daughter attends La Playa Cooperative Nursery School, where Tamara serves as its non-profit board president.
Tamara is a journalist, editor, and author who has spent years learning and loving stories from communities across the country.
She has spent several years learning Spanish to expand the boundaries of her communication—and in hopes of keeping up with her family’s language skills.