Tara Maldonado-Wilson is a nurse, a small business owner, and a mother of three. Tara was born in Waco, Texas where she was raised by her single mom and Grandmother. Tara grew up in a household where putting food on the table, staying safe, and having clean clothes were a struggle they had to face every day. Tara is the oldest daughter of two siblings. Tara’s family responsibilities helped her develop a strong resiliency to hardships.
Tara is a Frontline Hero. She has served Fort Worth throughout the Covid pandemic, and answered the call to help fight Covid-19 in Chicago where they needed Spanish speaking nurses to assist hard hit Hispanic communities. She has stepped up for her community by serving Fort Worth during the worst of times. When the electrical grid failed across Texas, Tara ensured her neighbors were safe by delivering food and water throughout her community.