During the youth of his two sons he coached BPAA baseball, football, and managed hockey teams as well. Terry is a retired Firefighter and is now working as a Fire Investigator
He is a Veteran who served during the VietNam conflict as a USN Seabee.
Experienced as a leader in many organizations, employments, and commissions
Minneapolis and Brooklyn Park Fire Departments - Honored by past Mayor Lampi with a key to the city for all his volunteering - WCCO Radio Good Citizen Award - Volunteered for Brooklyn Park Commissions: Charter, Park & Rec, Chaired Human Rights - Held Tater Daze Festival and Parade Chair Positions - Helped with open street get together - Was on the Board of Directors with various Sport Associations – Scouts - On Brooklyn Park Aging Task Force - Elks #44 - Lions - Member of St. Andrews Club - VFW -Church
"The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy."
Rev. Martin Luther King, Jr.
Brooklyn Park City council East District
"Let us not seek the Republican answer or the Democratic answer, but the right answer."
John F. Kennedy
"Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak; courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen."
Terry is a great listener and will take in views from all sides to make an informed decision..