As the Director of Donor Services, Theresa is passionate about helping donors fulfill their philanthropic goals. She spends each day engaging, assisting, and supporting them in creating meaningful gifts that impact the community.
Before joining The Dallas Foundation in 2021, Theresa served as the Director of Capital Campaign & Stewardship Events at The da Vinci School where she was a part of the senior leadership team and executive campaign planning committee. Prior to that, she spent 12 years at The Greenhill School in several roles including Director of Special Events, Stewardship Manager, and Parents’ Association Liaison where in collaboration with the advancement leadership team, she developed fundraising strategies and secured gifts for Greenhill School’s largest capital campaign, raising $54.6MM.
Theresa attended the University of California, Irvine where she majored in Psychology & Social Behavior (Go Anteaters!). In her time away from work, she serves on the advisory committee for Cattle Baron’s Ball. She loves entertaining family and friends, cooking, gardening, listening to live music, and finding the best hiking trails in Dallas with her husband and two daughters. Her favorite all-time song is Lovely Day by Bill Withers.