To inspire and support women leaders in Christian education by providing a platform for encouragement, resources, and conversation
To be the leading voice for women leaders in Christian education
Authenticity, Joy, Excellence, Community
She is best known for her seminar on How to Ask for a Million Dollars and has published research on Donor Motivations for Charitable Giving and Improving Donor Retention through Dialogue. Teri holds a doctorate in Leadership and Professional Practice from Trevecca Nazarene University. Her doctoral dissertation was a case study focused on major donors in a Christian School context. She also holds an MA in Communication and Leadership from Gonzaga University, a BS degree in Business Administration from Barclay College, and BA degrees in Bible and Music from Vennard College. She and her husband, Sean, have served together in full time ministry for nearly 30 years.