Teresa and her husband Joel were married in 1982. Since 1985, when she committed to go into the ministry with Joel, Teresa has helped develop programs and Bible studies classes in church settings for preschoolers, children, and students. During her many years of service, she has planned, directed, and led numerous children’s camps, mission trips, and Vacation Bible Schools. Teresa has an additional 18 years of experience at a church child development center, where she was director of the center and worked with school age children. Teresa has a heart for leading children’s worship and new Christian classes for children.
Teresa received a Master’s degree in Clinical Christian Counseling from Cornerstone University in 2010. She provides counseling for children and their families at Dorsett Shoals Baptist Church, where she is currently the Children’s Ministry Director. Teresa and her husband have one son named Timothy.