Terri was born and raised in Ste. Genevieve, and immediately after graduating high school entered into the workforce. She has 15 years of experience in banking where she worked as a teller, loan processing and maintenance, and handled customer service duties. In 2003, she bought Sweet Things of Ste. Genevieve, and after 13 years of entrepreneurship, sold her small retail business. In April 2015, Terri has taken a position with The Law Office of Lance R. Drury as a legal assistant.