Terri Shepherd discovered FRC as a senior in high school researching information to help communicate her pro-life convictions to her classmates, teachers, and family members. She earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Social Work from the University of Central Florida, followed by a year of ministry school in Kansas City, Mo. She has worked as a cast member at Walt Disney World and as a team leader at Chick-fil-A. Arriving in Washington, D.C. in September 2011, Terri first served as an intern for FRC's Marriage and Religion Research Institute (MARRI). By February 2012, she took on the role of administrative support for the development department. Terri and her husband, Josh, are active members in their church in the greater Washington, D.C. area and enjoy traveling, reading, and exploring the outdoors.