Knoy Hall of Technology, Room 152 401 N. Grant Street
West Lafayette, Indiana 47907-2021
As the Assessment Program Specialist in the Office of Assessment & Accreditation for Purdue Polytechnic, Theresa is responsible for managing and coordinating all assessment and accreditation activities, and has the lead role in program assessment protocol for the college. Currently, the Polytechnic has 12 undergraduate programs accredited by 5 accrediting organizations. Staying on top of accreditation policies and assessment activities, along with elevating Purdue Polytechnic to become a leader in assessment and accreditation, keeps Theresa quite busy. Prior to assuming her current position, she began her career at Purdue in 2016 working in the School of Aviation & Transportation Technology. She received a Bachelor of Science degree in Business-Human Resources Management, and a Master of Science degree in Management & Leadership.
Having grown up in San Antonio, Texas since she was 6 weeks old (born in Los Angeles), Theresa considers herself a Texan. A lifelong Dallas Cowboys and San Antonio Spurs fan, you can often find her sharing game highlights, and stories of her beloved teams.
When taking a break from her quest for world domination, she spends her downtime with her husband, Patrick, daughters Alexyse and Payton, and adorable grandson, Kameryn. She also makes time for reading, and working with several of her favorite romance authors.