Tamara Kadera

Half-time Assistant Professor of Kinesiology



+1 630 637 5746


Tami Kadera joined the college in fall of 2017 as Assistant Professor and Clinical Coordinator of First Aid. A graduate of North Central (2003), Kadera majored in Exercise Science and competed on the Women’s Track & Field team.  She then went on to complete her Master’s in Education degree in Kinesiology and Physical Education with an emphasis in Curriculum and Instruction. She came to us with over 10 years of experience in teaching higher education. Kadera’s experience includes teaching classes in First Aid, Kinesiology, Health, Wellness for Life, Elementary Physical Education, Weight Training and Physical Fitness. Kadera has a passion for preventative wellness and teaching life-saving skills and is beyond excited to come back to North Central to share her passion with fellow Cardinals.

Contact Tami if you are a student, alumnus, community member, or faculty/staff member looking to get CPR, AED and/or First Aid Certified.

Courses Taught

KINE 147 First Aid