Tamera Childers is a family law attorney whose practice is concentrated on divorce, custody, paternity and guardianship cases. Raised in small town, Lindsay, Oklahoma, she knew at a young age she wanted to be a lawyer; however, her educational and career path is not that of a traditional student. After graduating near the top of her Lindsay High School class in 1982, Tamera attended Northeastern State University in Tahlequah, where she was an active member of the Delta Zeta sorority. After completing two semesters at Northeastern, she moved to Ponca City, got married and raised two daughters. When her children were in middle school, Tamera began attending night classes at Northern Oklahoma College in Tonkawa, Oklahoma, while working a fulltime job. After obtaining her Associates Decree in Business Administration from NOC, she commuted to Stillwater and graduated from Oklahoma State University in 1998 with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, with a major in General Business and a minor in Marketing. While at Oklahoma State, Tamera was a member of the Golden Key National Honor Society, OSU Honors Program, and was a recipient of the W.B. Clark Scholarship. Finally able to fulfill her lifelong dream, she graduated with honors from the University of Tulsa College of Law in 2003 on the same day her daughter graduated from high school. While attending law school, she was a member of the Phi Delta Phi International Legal Fraternity; and she received four CALI Excellence for the Future Awards: Trial Practice, Evidence Workshop, Race and Racism in American Law, and Legal Reasoning Analysis and Writing II.