Tamara Lorenzen Biography
Tamara Lorenzen is born Tamar Michelle Tabar is the ex-wife of former NFL player Jared Lorenzen.
Tamara Lorenzen graduated from Northern Kentucky University with a bachelor of science in business administration and management. She is a registered nurse with a degree as a family nurse practitioner from Indiana Wesleyan University.
Tamara Lorenzen was an oncology nurse at St. Elizabeth Healthcare and a nurse navigator at the OHN (Oncology Hematology Care). Subsequently, in 2016 worked as a nurse educator for Merck and nowadays, she is an oncology sales specialist for AstraZeneca. She was the owner of John Phillips Restaurant from 2008 to 2013.
— Tamara Lorenzen (@TamaraLorenzen) September 6, 2014
Tamara Lorenzen Children
Tamara and Jared have two children together, a daughter Taylar who was born in July 2002 (at the time Tamara was a student at Kentucky University) and a son Tayden born in 2009.
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— Tamara Lorenzen (@TamaraLorenzen) June 13, 2014
Tamara Lorenzen Education
In 2006 she graduated from Northern Kentucky University with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and General Management. She later did a degree in Nursing from the same institution graduating in 2012. She joined Indiana Wesleyan University in 2015 where she studied Family Practice Nursing graduating in 2017.
Tamara Lorenzen Career
According to her LinkedIn account, Tamara is an Oncology Sales Specialist at AstraZeneca since October 2016. She began her career as an Oncology Nurse in April 2013 at St.Elizabeth Healthcare until April 2014. In August 2014 she became a Nurse Navigator ar Oncology Hematology Care until January 2016. In February 2016 she joined Merc in Lexington, Louisville as a nurse educator for eight months until September 2016.
Prior to her career as a nurse, Tamara was the manager at Lowes Regency Hotel for 1 year and 4 months (from September 2007 to December 2008). In May 2008 she was the owner/ operator of John Phillips Restaurant until September 2013.
Tamara Lorenzen Husband – Jared Lorenzen EX-Wife
Jared was married to Jared Lorenzen but they have since divorced. The two dated since high school.
Jared was a former NFL player who was nicknamed ‘Hefty Lefty’. Most of his career he played with the New York Giants; the team with whom he won the Super Bowl XLVII. The Giants released him in June 2008. He joined the Indianapolis Colts, but they waived him during the final cuts of the roster.
He joined Kentucky Horseman until the team dissolved after they went bankrupt in October 2009. He began his career in coaching as a quarterback coach for the Highlands High School his alma mater in Fort Thomas, Kentucky. He later was the general manager for the Northern Kentucky River Monsters as well as commissioner of the UIFL in 2012.
Jared Lorenzen Weight
The weight continued to be an issue for Lorenzen in retirement and he eventually hit 500 pounds. Later he lost 100 pounds in a public weight-loss battle
Jared Lorenzen Cause of Death
Lorenzen died July 3, 2019, from complications of an acute infection, complicated by obesity-related heart and kidney problems. He has died at 38 after battling heart and kidney issues, his family confirmed.
Fast Facts You Need to Know
- Former Giants QB and University of Kentucky star Jared Lorenzen has died after being hospitalized recently with an infection, as well as heart and kidney issues
- Lorenzen, 38, is survived by a daughter, Taylar, and a son, Tayden
- Because of his weight, which was listed at 285 pounds in his NFL career, he was nicknamed the ‘Hefty Lefty’ and the ‘Pillsbury Throwboy’
- The weight continued to be an issue for Lorenzen in retirement and he eventually hit 500 pounds. Later he lost 100 pounds in a public weight-loss battle
- Lorenzen and his wife Tamara divorced in 2013 after six years of marriage. The two told ESPN their marital issues were largely due to his weight problems
- Being divorced exacerbated his weight problems: ‘Who do I have to live for?’