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My name is Teresa Harris. I am a graduate of Lincoln Senior High School. I received my bachelor of science in Business Administration from McKendree University. I obtained my Masters of Education from Lindenwood University. Currently, I attend the Univeristy of Missouri St. Louis. My major is Education Administration. This is my first year at Roosevelt, but my 11th year in the district. I teach Intro to Business, Business Management, Personal Finance and Career Development.
I have 11 years of experience in the business industry. Majority of my business experience came from Edward Jones and Community Development. While at Edward Jones, I worked as a Licensing Specialist, Trainer and Operations Specialist II. While at Community Development, I worked as an Administrative Assistant, Program Assistant and a Program Manager. Before coming to Roosevelt, I was an Instructional Support Facilitator and an Elementary School Teacher.
I am a native of East St. Louis, IL. I am the Youth Director at my church and a member of the choir. I have 3 sisters and 2 brothers. I am the middle child. I have 11 neices and 2 nephews. My hobbies are reading, singing, and watching movies. I have been in the choir since I was in the 4th grade. My favorite quote: All things seem impossible, until they are done. Nelson Mandela
I am looking forward to a great 2017-2018 school year!