About Teresa: After serving as a volunteer in our praise band for over a decade, Teresa felt God’s call to serve as the as the Worship Leader of CrossTies Contemporary Service and guide the Youth Praise Band. She received her Bachelor of Arts in Music Education from Lander University in Greenwood, South Carolina and holds Masters and Educational Specialist degrees in Instructional Leadership from the University of Alabama in Birmingham. She is a full-time employee of Decatur City Schools where she has taught for over sixteen years. Presently, she is the band and choir director and Student Leadership Team Mentor at Brookhaven Middle School. Her husband, Randy, and their three dogs live in Trinity. They have both been members of the CrossTies praise band for over 10 years.