Teresa is the Business Manager for Strathmore Centre for Youth Development (SCYD), a Blairgowrie-based young person-led organisation, and is also the Finance Officer for community development trust Forward Coupar Angus.
Originally from Coupar Angus, Teresa spent a number of years working and living in Aberdeen before returning to the east Perthshire town after starting her family.
Over the years, she has worked in various roles in a diverse range of sectors, including solicitors and architects and in the retail and licensed trades as well as in television. Teresa also has experience of business start-up, being self-employed and charity finance and management.
Teresa is passionate about raising awareness of the positive impact young people can have in communities and supporting them to do so.