Tammy's commitment to professionalism and continuing education led her to the Certification process, an industry standard for Professional Organizers. She completed the requirements and passed the test to earn her Certified Professional Organizer credentials in June of 2013.
A desire to work with chronically disorganized and hoarding disorder clients led Tammy to join the Institute for Challenging Disorganization in 2013, where she earned the Foundation Certificate in Chronic Disorganization and the following Level I Certificates of Study:
In October 2014 she earned the Level II Specialist Certificate in Chronic Disorganization. In addition to these milestones, Tammy has also earned the following certifications:
To stay connected to the latest in the organizing profession, Tammy is an active member of the National Association of Professional Organizers (NAPO), where she serves as an Ambassador, welcoming new and renewing NAPO members each month.
We Love Messes belongs to the Bemidji Chamber of Commerce, and she was honored to be awarded the "2014 Entrepreneur of the Year" award.
More About Tammy
Tammy operates with a “less is more” theory, focused on keeping what we truly love and have time for, while releasing that which weighs us down. Sometimes she says this tongue in cheek, as those who know her well know how many “projects” she has lined up in her studio. (See a short interview with Tammy.)
With a determination to use eco-friendly methods, Tammy fully embraces the 5 Rs and the positive impacts practicing them can have in your home - and for the world.
Learn more about Tammy's ideas, inspirations, and tips for using the 5 Rs in your home.
Her successful battle with breast cancer also gives her motivation - and strength - to keep charging forward in life. Learn more about her personal struggle in this Pecha Kucha presentation.