Tami began working with Matt Cohen as his assistant and intake coordinator in 2005. She is also a paralegal and the office manager. In her role as intake coordinator, Tami talks to hundreds of parents every year, providing crucial information about the firm, as well as conducting triage on urgent  cases.

Prior to working with Matt Cohen, she worked as a paraprofessional at Elim Christian Services in the middle school and in their ACE Program. She is active in the disability community, particularly in the church setting, promoting inclusion and full participation. She is the Regional Advocate for Classis Chicago South for the Christian Reformed Church’s Disability Concerns Committee and involved with various other organizations.