Tacardra Rountree is a native of Augusta, Georgia and a graduate of Davidson Fine Arts Magnet School. Rountree has her Bachelor of Science degree from Fort Valley State University and her Master of Education degree from the University of Minnesota. She is the author of Writings From Down Through the Years and Hello Queen. Writings From Down Through the Years is an inspirational book of poetry and readings. Hello Queen is her first children's picture book. Rountree seeks to encourage and inspire others with her heartfelt words. She enjoys traveling and public speaking. One of her favorite scriptures is Jeremiah 29:11 - For I know the plans I have for you declares the Lord, plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future. Rountree currently resides in South Carolina.