Taija Tucker

Admissions Counselor

More about Taija Tucker

Hometown: Waterloo, Iowa
High School: Waterloo West High School
Educational Background: B.A. University of Northern Iowa
Major: Art Studio with painting emphasis
Minor: Communication studies
Recruitment area: AL, NE, ND, SD, MO, MS, KS, LA, TN, TX, OK, KY, and Multicultural Coordinator

Fun Fact about me: I love anything and everything about tea. The sweeter the better!

Inspirational quote: “Great things never come from comfort zones”

Favorite book: Small great things by Jodi Picoult

Hobbies/Interest: I love reading mystery crime books, biking on a beautiful sunny day, binge watching Netflix or Hulu, and taking fitness classes.

What do you enjoy most about Wartburg? I love the community feel here and knowing that you have people who support you. Coming here has taught me a lot about having a sense of purpose and knowing that you are worth it!