Financial & Advocacy Impact

Teri excelled in financial advocacy and fundraising, showcasing a remarkable track record in securing significant funding to advance strategic goals.

The Virgin Islands COVID-19 Funds Allocation

  • Leadership in Legislative Passage:

    Instrumental in driving successful efforts to pass crucial legislation securing funds specifically designated to address the multifaceted impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic.

  • Watchdog Role in Allocation Process:

    Vigilantly ensured the Territory received its due share of funds allocated by the formula, resulting in the Virgin Islands receiving at least $557 million in critical financial resources, including approximately $520 million in direct aid under the Coronavirus State Fiscal Relief Fund, $20 million under the Coronavirus Local Fiscal Relief Fund, and an additional $17 million in Coronavirus Capital Project Funds.

 Congressional Caucus Donor Relations Advocacy

  • Remarkable Fundraising Track Record:

    Surpassed substantial fundraising thresholds set by Congressional Caucus groups (minimum $100,000), she positioned herself as a formidable force in advancing the objectives of esteemed caucus groups such as the Congressional Black Caucus, Caribbean Caucus, and Rum Caucus.