Terry has been with the City of Eden since March of 2007. He was appointed interim director in February 2021.
Terry grew up here in Eden and graduated from Morehead High School, Rockingham Community College and East Carolina University. He started working at the Boys & Girls Club in 1981, serving as the program director for 23 years and as executive director for 3 years. He is the District 8 Director for Dixie Youth Baseball for Rockingham, Caswell and Person counties and serves on the State Board. He is also the announcer for Morehead High School for their football, basketball and baseball teams.