Senior Business Advisor
Prior to joining Catalyst Connection, Terri led the operations of a non-profit workforce development organization holding responsibility for quality, compliance, growth and human resources. During her tenure, the annual budget increased by 90% to $22.6 million and personnel increased to 340 employees.
With over 30 years of experience in career development and workforce development, her accomplishments include developing business/education partnerships throughout the southwestern and southern Alleghenies regions of Pennsylvania to introduce high school students to career opportunities in the manufacturing industry, assisting employers in addressing workforce recruiting and training issues through the formation of industry specific consortia, and providing services to individuals with disabilities in order to maximize their employment potential. She has facilitated workshops locally and nationally for educators, employers, parents and students on such topics as business/education partnerships, workplace behaviors and skills, career planning, employer expectations, and labor market information.
Terri is on the Board of Directors of New Century Careers and the Executive Committee of Southwestern PA BotsIQ. She is a native of Johnstown, earned her BS degree from Indiana University of Pennsylvania and currently resides in Saltsburg.