Member-elected (Current term ends 2015) – Northeast Region
Teresa teaches ESL at a public high school in New York City. She has been a member of the Big Apple Corps, the New York City NPCA affiliate group since returning to the US following her Peace Corps service and has served on the board for the past four years. Teresa served in the Peace Corps in Ukraine where she taught English in a small town. She also participated in and ran summer camps for high school and college students there.
She earned a BA in International Relations from Colgate University and a MA in Education (Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages) from NYU. She volunteers regularly at a community soup kitchen.
She and her husband live in Brooklyn with their dog.