Terry has lived in the Brandon area for over 30 years. She earned her Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees from The University of South Florida in education and administration. Terry then worked as an educator/administrator, for emotionally handicapped students, in Hillsborough County Schools. She ended her educational career at Brandon Academy, an Independent Private school, where she retired as the Head of School and Owner in 2006. During her educational career she served on numerous educational boards as well as in several state appointed board positions.
In 2008 the Curry family lost their oldest son, Trey. At that time the family established The Trey Curry Foundation to provide assistance for children in need within the Greater Brandon community. The Trey Curry Foundation and the Curry family became involved with A Kids Place when they committed to purchasing the naming rights of one of the five houses at A Kid’s Place in Trey’s memory.
Terry currently serves as a board member for A Kid’s Place, Hospice Women of Philanthropy, and Derrick Brooks Charities.
Terry is married to Brandon attorney Clif Curry. Her children, Mary Beth and Colton, live in Tampa. She enjoys traveling with her family and friends, reading, and volunteering.