President & CEO, Accord Financial, Inc.
Terry is responsible for leading Accord’s growth and expansion initiatives in the U.S. Prior to joining Accord in 2014, Terry spent nearly 30 years in the financing services industry. As Managing Director with Amherst Partners, Terry provided strategic and financial advisory services on mergers, acquisitions, turnarounds and restructurings. As a senior executive at LaSalle Bank, he established a business unit charged with providing credit and other bank products to the financing services sector. He grew this unit to $1 billion in credit commitments and $500 million of outstanding loans over a 12-year period.
This experience gives Terry unique insight and expertise in leading AFIU, as well as serving on numerous professional and non-profit boards. He is frequently interviewed and quoted by national and local media outlets on matters concerning banking, financial services and the economy. Terry holds a BA in economics from Valparaiso University and an MBA from the Keller Graduate School of Management at DeVry University.