Meet Tymisha Sweet RAR’s Director, Program and Affiliate Relations

10.25.2023 Team

Where are you from originally?  Where are you currently located?  

I am from Harrisburg, Pennsylvania and I currently live in Hatboro, Pennsylvania.   

Let us know a fun fact about you?   

I only can chew half sticks of gum. 

What do you do for fun? What are some of your hobbies?  

I like to hang out with my family and friends. I never have enough time for them. My hobbies include traveling to new cites and countries, roller skating, outdoor swimming, and visiting different parks/playgrounds with my youngest son.

Best part about working for RAR?  

Working with my colleagues and our Affiliate network. 

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