Tia Carr was born and raised on Bainbridge Island, WA. Tia graduated from Lake Erie College in 1997 with a degree in Accounting and joined Morgan in Austin, Texas after a brief stint as a groom for a large hunter/jumper stable in Los Angeles, California.
Tia turned pro in 1998 and competed successfully in the Grand Prix ring on her TB mare Bittersweet. After marrying Morgan in 1999, Tia persuaded him to return to the Pacific Northwest. In 2000 Tia was reinstated as an amateur.
Tia now works for Amazon Web Services as a Sales Operations Analyst. Tia enjoys showing her AO Jumper Showgirl and bringing along her young jumper Rowdy, with Morganís constant support/coaching.