Terry is the CEO of North Texas Alliance to Reduce Unintended Pregnancy in Teens or Ntarupt, an alliance of over 50 organizations seeking to improve the quality of life for children, families and communities by reducing unintended teen pregnancy.
She received her BA at UT Austin and her JD at the University of Houston Law Center. She began her employment law career at the U.S. Department of Labor. Later, and continued in private practice at Littler Mendelson and then at Fulbright & Jaworski.
Terry got her start in teen pregnancy prevention while leading a coalition - S.A.Y. What? (Sound Advice for Youth) for the National Council of Jewish Women (NCJW). The coalition advocated for comprehensive sex education. In 2013, she planned a Dallas Forum for the Texas Campaign to Prevent Teen Pregnancy – culminating in the founding of Ntarupt.