Senior Director for Engagement and Communications
Teresa leads the Communications and Special Events teams for UW Medicine Advancement, working collaboratively with UW Medicine Strategic Marketing & Communications and University Marketing & Communications.
Prior to joining UW Medicine Advancement in November 2016, Teresa served as director for campaign communications at University Marketing & Communications. In this role, Teresa was involved with creating the University’s year-long campaign launch strategy, helped develop campaign branding and messaging platforms, partnered with campuses and academic units on their campaign communications, and helped launch the UW’s $5 billion fundraising campaign.
Previously, Teresa was director for marketing and communications at the Washington State University Foundation, where she helped to develop and implement integrated communication and marketing strategies for the university’s successful $1 billion fundraising campaign.
Teresa has a bachelor’s degree in speech communication from Whitworth University and a master’s degree in organizational communication from Washington State University.