Tamira is an ancestral medium, song carrier, and ritual facilitator specializing in supporting folks with remembering pathways of ancestral connections. Her practices are rooted in ecosystems of Love and Black liberation theologies and informed by her initiations into Afro-Brazilian earth-honoring traditions and West African Ifa Òrìṣà tradition. She enjoys co-weaving communal containers of curiosity, connection, homecoming, and life-affirming rituals with folks and their ancestral ecosystems of care.
In her professional career, she is a research chemist with over 15 years of protecting the environment by developing and implementing air monitoring methods. She also serves as a STEM mentor for elementary, middle, and high school youth.–