Teresa has lived in the beachside area since 1965 and is a graduate of Holy Name of Jesus Catholic School and Melbourne Central Catholic High School. Teresa has been married to Rick for 31 years, and they have three beautiful children. She has earned an A.S. Degree in Dental Hygiene from Palm Beach State College and has a B.S. Degree from the University of Central Florida. She is very involved in her community and church, serving in many capacities in the following organizations: Brevard County Dental Hygiene Society, Junior League of South Brevard, Melbourne Alumnae Panhellenic, Holy Name of Jesus School Board, and The Haven for Children. Her interests include tennis, waterskiing, snow skiing, travel, and reading.