Terry is a native of southwest Virginia. He has lived throughout the country and served in the United States Army. Terry has a bachelors of social work and has taken several theatre courses at East Tennessee State University in recent years. He has also performed in two student film projects including The Gatherers. Terry has performed stories for a number of places including the Crumley House, Christopher Taylor Cabin, Johnson City Adult Day Services Prior, and the Mountain Makins Festival where he was the Story Slam champion for 2017. Prior to this, he worked as an accident investigator for a local law firm. In addition to storytelling and acting, Terry enjoys fly fishing, target shooting and writing.