Teresa has worked in higher education since 2006, a large portion of which is in the field human resources. Teresa's educational background includes:
- Master of Nonprofit Management and Leadership, Regis University
- Bachelor of Science Business Management, Human Resources emphasis, University of Colorado Boulder
Teresa's area of expertise includes university staff recruitment, human resources management, Affirmative Action, and diversity recruitment for staff and faculty. She is passionate about providing excellent customer service as a representative of the university, an alumna, and current employee. It is important to her that others feel heard, respected, and valued as student, staff, faculty, or community member in order for people to have a positive experience while on campus.