Theresa’s professional career path will result in additional unique benefit to the Strategic Partnerships team. She brings experience and lessons learned from almost two decades of experience where she worked in both the public and private sectors.
While earning her bachelor’s degree in criminal justice, Theresa worked with the Texas Senate Sergeant at Arms during a legislative session. Later she was employed at the Office of the Attorney General where she gained knowledge and experience related to the legal system in Texas. Theresa then moved to the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality where she provided services to the public and the regulated community as well as other organizations regarding enforcement actions, agency rules and regulations.
Theresa’s private sector career included employment with an engineering firm that was involved in land development in Central Texas. This experience provided an abundance of insight into engineering, construction and development. She was involved in outreach and was able to learn even more about the importance of relationship management on a daily basis.
Theresa’s experience in the commercial sector as well as the decade she spent in the public sector has provided her with expertise and knowledge that will be of high value to clients of SPI.