Teresa started her insurance career on the company side of the industry in 1978 at USF&G Insurance. After 9 years, she was approached by Hamilton & Shackleford Insurance to join their agency. While there, she gained valuable experience on the agency side of the insurance business. Her book of business focused on their Automobile Dealership Program. Teresa obtained her Certified Insurance Service Representation (CISR) designation over 25 years ago and she has spent the majority of her career working on the commercial side of the insurance industry with the top agencies in the Birmingham area. She primarily works on medium/large accounts in the manufacturing and construction industries.
She and her husband are life-long residents of Birmingham with 2 children and 5 grandchildren. In her free time, Teresa enjoys playing golf, sewing, and spending time with her grandchildren.