Teri comes to the Port of Newport in the capacity of Interim General Manager after her retirement from Metro, Portland’s regional government in 2016. Teri’s career in the public and not for profit sectors spans 35 years. Teri was born and raised in Portland, Oregon, having spent all but 7 years of her life in Oregon. She graduated from St. Louis University with a bachelor’s of science degree in social work. Teri is living full time in Newport while she serves in this interim capacity..