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Vice President of Finance

“Difficulties mastered are opportunities won” – Winston Churchill

Terry is Vice President of Finance and a veteran of Valent Group’s leadership team, having been with the agency since 2010. She is responsible for the comprehensive financial functions of the agency.

Twenty years of fiscal management in industries ranging from real estate to healthcare have given Terry deep expertise in the financial and liability concerns of small and large businesses. She has also served as a controller, CPA and finance director in various accounting, audit and investment advisory positions for a wide variety of for-profit and non-profit organizations.

She was formerly controller of Southerncare, one of the nation’s largest hospice providers. She has also served as Accounting Manager for AIG Baker, Client Accountant for Snow & Associates and a supervising Senior Auditor for KPMG US.

Originally from Birmingham, Terry earned her MBA and her B.S. in Accounting from The University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB). She and her husband, William, have four sons, one of whom also works in the insurance industry.

Terry has served on numerous nonprofit boards, notably the Junior League of Birmingham and STAIR of Birmingham, of which she was a founding board member.