Teresa joined The Business Advisory Centre Inc in 2012; – a non profit organization supporting businesses to achieve business success. With her leadership, the organizations’ outcomes have increased by over 200%. At BACD, Teresa is responsible for executing the strategic plan, managing operations, over 120 events and a team of 5.
Teresa has always had a strong entrepreneurial spirit and has worked in over 5 start up organizations across 3 countries and moved to Canada in August 1999 to be part of a small start up in Toronto that specialized in Call Centre Staffing.
After working in this industry for 7 years, she went to work for the Whitby Chamber of Commerce and spent 5 years there managing Member Services, Sponsorship and over 75 Events per year.
Teresa has also run a number of her own businesses and has been a business coach for over 10 years. In 2014, Teresa received her Registered Business Coach designation from the World Association of Business Coaches and in 2017 received her Economic Development Certificate.
She is an avid life long learner, loves to read, listen to podcasts, teach yoga and volunteer in her community.