Tere has been providing philanthropic services to the Vermont and Northern New England community for over 17 years in support of higher education, health care, public broadcasting and youth and family services.
Tere has been consulting for half her fundraising career and supervising campaigns, teams, and departments for the other half. Her areas of expertise include: capital campaigns and planning studies, major gifts training and program development, internal development assessments, annual plan development, and training.
Tere has worked in senior development staff positions locally at Champlain College and VPR and has served as a lead development consultant for dozens of clients throughout New England with Demont & Associates, and as Gade Associates. Prior to consulting, Tere spent 7 years in higher education as an adjunct professor. Tere currently serves on the board of the Piney Woods School in Mississippi.