Upon graduating from college with a business degree, Tammy accepted an offer from Kodak in Rochester, New York. During her 16-year Kodak career, she worked within many divisions and in many different roles. The last few years of her time at Kodak, Tammy managed the Kodak High School and College Co-op program, placing students in positions within the company. In July 2000, she began her career at Johnson & Wales where she continues to work with students and loves every minute of it. She reports that "being able to tell students they have been accepted to Johnson & Wales and seeing their unbridled excitement is extremely rewarding!"