Teri Drew has successfully led the way of investing millions of dollars to build strong
communities and create job opportunities for thousands of individuals. She is the
Regional Director for the No1thern Arizona Council of Governments Economic
Development District and she serves as Executive Director for the Yavapai County
Workforce Development Board.
Teri is the Chair of the Arizona Workforce Association and is a past President of the
Arizona Association for Economic Development. Teri is also an active member of the
United States Workforce Association. She also serves on the Arizona Town Hall Board
of Directors. Other Boards, Commissions, and Councils Teri has served include the
Governor's Commission on Non-Traditional Employment for Women, which she cochaired,
the Governor's Digital Arizona Council, Arizona Rural Development Council,
the Prescott Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors and the Arizona Manufacturing
Extension Pa1tnership Board of Directors, as well as the Greater Prescott Region
Economic Development Partnership.
Teri was named Prescott Area Leadership Woman of the Year in 2012. She is a graduate
of the University of Oklahoma Economic Development Institute, has gained Arizona
Economic Development Professional (AZED Pro) certification through AAED, and is a
recipient of numerous regional, state, and national innovation awards. Teri's favorite role
in life is as a wife, mother, and grandmother.