Tamara Reese

Posts by Tamara Reese

Introduction

Introduction

Hello my name is Tamara Reese. My story this summer will be about my family, who I am very proud of. I am honored to be a participant of The Stand’s “From Where We Stand” project this summer. This picture is of me and my mother, former president of the Syracuse NAACP, Donna Reese. We(…)

Meet My Family

Meet My Family

My sister Tequila on graduation with Jean Kessner (my mom’s best friend and a local Syracuse politician), my dad Duane Reese Sr., my mom Donna Reese, Janae and Brianna Williams(Tequila’s daughters) and Tequila’s granddaughter Jamarrie. My sister Tequila at graduation with her diploma. My sister Tequila on graduation day with me. I am so proud(…)

Quote to Live By

Quote to Live By

“The very best place to be is in a loving family.” This quote hangs in my mother’s kitchen, and I agree with this statement. The love my parents got from their parents, they have shown toward me. The love my son Joshaun’s dad and I got from our parents, we show toward him. As a(…)

My Best Shots

My Best Shots

It has been an amazing journey being a part of the “From Where We Stand” project. Everyone in my displayed pictures means the world to me. I focused on documenting my family — their accomplishments, the love they share and to show how proud I am of them. My mom and I are very close(…)