Professional Affiliations

NAPO Houston

From 2011 – 2012 Tammy served as Immediate Past President on the Executive Committee. From May 2010 - 2011 she held the position of Chapter President. Prior to being on the Executive Board, Tammy served two years as Membership Director and was awarded Volunteer of the year 2008/2009.

NAPO (The National Association of Professional Organizers) The Organizing Authority©

Tammy has been a member since 2007. She served three years on the Chapter Relations Committee (CRC) and is currently a Golden Circle Liaison.

IDS (Interior Design Society)

Certified through The Interior Design Society. One of the countries largest design organizations dedicated to serving the residential interior design industry.

BCPO (Board of Certification for professional Organizers)

BCPO recognizes professionals who have met specific minimum standards, and proven through examination and client interaction that they possess the body of knowledge and experience required for certification. Tammy became a Certified Professional Organizer© in 2009 and continues the education required to maintain her certification.

ICD (Institute for Challenging Disorganization)

The Institute for Challenging Disorganization is a non-profit organization serving professional organizers and related professionals who are interested in the study and methods of serving chronically disorganized people.

Tammy has earned her Level II Chronic Disorganization (CD) Specialist Certificate. This Specialist Certificate provides in-depth information on chronic disorganization
and how to help CD clients manage more effectively in relation to getting and
staying organized.

NAPO Golden Circle

NAPO's prestigious GOLDEN CIRCLE was formed in 1990 to recognize members who have attained an elevated level of experience. The Golden Circle acknowledges the expertise of members who have been engaged in the business of organizing for at least 5 years.

Tammy is currently serving a third
term as a Golden Circle Liaison under NAPO The National Association of Professional Organizers.

Tammy comes from a family of 4th-generation Native Houstonians.  She grew up in the Spring Branch/Memorial area, graduated from Spring Branch High School, and has maintained many life-long friendships.

Tammy has always been on the cutting edge of fashion and began a retail career at a very young age. Working in various Ladies' Clothing Departments while attending high school, Tammy was soon managing the Cosmetic Department at a 'Joske's' (now 'Dillard's'). Her sense of fashion, retail and organization bloomed.

She was then hired by 'The Limited Express' to manage one of the first stores in the Houston area.  Throughout her career, she remained in the retail industry as a high-profile executive, including District Management positions for several corporations.

Tammy was presented with an opportunity to begin a new retail adventure with 'Storehouse', an upscale furniture store.  Here, she applied her unique merchandising skills and educated herself in space planning and furniture design.

Tammy soon discovered she had great enthusiasm for design and decided to enhance her knowledge by attaining professional certification from the Interior Design Society, (IDS).

When Storehouse closed it's doors Tammy was ready for a new challenge...  and what a challenge she got.  Her favorite Uncle was losing his battle with cancer.  Since she wasn't working, Tammy decided to spend as much time with him as possible.

Together, they went through every room; organizing his belongings so that everything would be easier for him now, and for his family later.

It was during this time Tammy realized she had a gift for organizing. She was thrilled by the discovery, knowing that helping people organize their stuff would be a rewarding new career!

During an interview by the Houston Chronicle Tammy was asked what skills she uses the most as a professional organizer. Her answer was‚ "I have always loved working with people and my customer service skills go above and beyond the highest standards." Her skill at organizing and merchandising, along with her design background, add a unique flair to her organizing techniques.

Tammy continues to educate herself in the organizing industry in order to provide the highest quality solutions for her clients. Her compassionate nature and genuine approach to any situation make her the ideal organizer for you!

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