Tamra Thetford, BA, Chief Program Officer, came to Justine PETERSEN in April of 2016 with over 17 years of experience in the micro-enterprise field. Tamra leads Justine PETERSEN’s credit building training expansion, ensures high-quality client outcomes data, and improves client services. Prior to joining Justine PETERSEN, she ran FIELD at the Aspen Institute’s microTracker program where she assisted microenterprise programs across the country to collect and use data to improve performance and better serve entrepreneurs. She also has extensive experience designing and leading online and in-person trainings, analyzing data and making it useful for broad audiences as well as conducting primary qualitative and quantitative research on emerging issues that affect low-income Americans. Tamra graduated from American University in Washington D.C. with a Bachelors degree in International Studies. Tamra has never met a situation that couldn’t benefit from a spreadsheet. She considers Guam home and is married with two sons.