Tamela Rohde

Personal Host

Tamela, a Wyoming native, is a Phoenix expert, familiar with schools, recreation, food, and outdoor adventures. She's ready to guide you through your move to the Southwest.

A native of Wyoming, Tamela has lived in multiple western states and revels in the mountains, open space, and sunshine in the Valley of the Sun. Raising three active kids in the Phoenix area has provided Tamela with in-depth knowledge of the best neighborhoods, public and private schools options, recreation and competitive sports teams, parks (even dog parks), hiking trails, golf courses, shopping, and cultural gems. A local foodie, all of Tamela’s friends call her when they want to know the newest additions to the thriving Arizona culinary scene. She is eager to share her favorite happy hour, patio dining, brunch, coffee, and ice cream spots with you. Arizona is an outdoor haven that Tamela indulges in regularly. She loves to ski, hike, SUP, play tennis, pickleball and travel the state in search of new adventures. After graduating from the University of Arizona, she began her career in sports marketing, served as a regional marketing manager for a national restaurant chain, then created and ran the LolliLocks Kids Salon chain for nine years in Colorado before moving back to Arizona and enjoying many years as a sales leader in the fashion industry. She has been the point person on multiple intrastate moves for her family and can’t wait to help you accomplish every detail of your move and introduce you to the colorful, captivating Southwest.