Tara is a Black female creator with a passion for representation and character-led stories. Born in Brooklyn, New York, Tara Nicole fell in love with animation and filmmaking at a young age. Currently, she is in development as co-director on a feature with EPs Will.i.am, Jennifer Hudson and Snoop Dog, PIERRE THE PIGEON-HAWK. Most recently, she was an episodic director on THE PROUD FAMILY: LOUDER AND PROUDER. As a CalArts alumnus, Tara Nicole has helped bring characters to life at studios such as Nickelodeon, Cartoon Network, Netflix, and Disney. She has also illustrated several children's books, including the "Baby Loves" series, New York Times Best Seller "Shady Baby", and "My Little Golden Book About Misty Copeland".