Tamara Bates is a Financial Advisor at UBS who began working in the financial services industry in 2014 after 15 years in philanthropy, education, and social enterprise. In 2016, she matriculated through the merit-based, nomination-only UBS Wealth Advisor program, certifying her qualifications to provide highly personalized wealth management services to a wide range of clients. In addition to being a published author in the field of education, Tamara has received a variety of leadership and community awards, and serves on many nonprofit boards. Her community-oriented, entrepreneurial drive resonates with individuals who are passionate about planning well now for their successful futures. She has a BA in Psychology from the College of Santa Fe and a MA in Urban Policy and Child Development from Tufts University.