Terry is currently SLEEP chairman, as well as a member of Fairfax Zero Tolerance Reform and Coalition of the Silence. She was a member of the School Board’s 2007-08 Transportation Task Force Committee and served two terms (2008-12) on the School Board's School Health Advisory Committee (SHAC). She has been a PTA board member at several schools, was FCCPTA 's Legislative Committee Chair from 2010-2013, and was a founding board member of Friends of Fairfax Community PTA. Over the years she has volunteered for various school and civic organizations including Girl Scouts (troop leader), Odyssey of the Mind (coach), her Homeowners Association (president) and the Fairfax Chapter of the League of Women Voters. Terry received a BSEd from the University of Georgia and a Masters in Education from Georgia State, with subsequent post grad studies at the University of New Mexico and GMU. With 15 years of teaching experience and several years as a volunteer in various school and civic activities, Terry is enjoying advocating for accountability, transparency and community engagement in FCPS.