Miss Rodeo Nevada 2013

Tara Bowlby

Tara Bowlby is the 20-year-old daughter of Chip and Christina Caramella-Bowlby and has four siblings. Currently a Junior at the University of Nevada-Reno, pursuing a Bachelor’s Degree in Community Health Science with a minor in Nutrition. She plans to earn a Doctoral Degree in Physical Therapy. Following her academic education, she hopes to one day be a member of the Justin Sports Medicine Team providing the professional cowboy athlete with necessary treatment.

An accomplished horsewoman, Tara combines her diverse experiences to not only promote the sport of professional rodeo, but the equine athlete as well. Since the age of 8, she attributes most her life’s lesson to being learned on the back of a horse. Tara is committed to embracing the opportunities to further her academic education, her experiences in rodeo, and most importantly, to touch the lives of others.