Before coming to Tucson, Taja was a weekend anchor and reporter in Idaho Falls, Idaho. She is used to wearing many hats, as she is also a weather forecaster and sports reporter.
Taja grew up in the Sacramento area in California - and in seven different countries on six different continents, due to her father playing professional basketball overseas for 13 years. With the experience of living abroad, Taja feels she gained a great sense of cultural awareness and sensitivity at a young age.
Taja graduated from UC Santa Barbara in 2015 with a Bachelor's Degree in Communication Studies, a certificate in Sports Management and a certificate in Technology Management Entrepreneurship. After graduating, Taja continued working in Santa Barbara as a news editor and as a sports multimedia journalist.
Viewing journalism as an act of service, Taja is diligent about informing viewers about the latest happenings and the important issues of our communities.
In her free time, she enjoys spending time with loved ones, living a fitness-oriented lifestyle, cuddling with her dog and is a member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.
If you have have an issue that you feel needs news coverage, send Taja an email or reach out on one of her social media accounts.