Born and raised in the Bezanson area, Terry attended Bezanson school from grade 1 to 9, graduated from Sexsmith Secondary in 1985 and went on to attend college at GPRC. He has been in the auction business since 1988, working his way from yard worker, to Yard Manager, Sr. Yard Manager, Territory Manager and now Regional Sales Manager at Ritchie Brothers Auctioneers. He has also worked on special projects with the HR development in Australia, North Dakota, and Orlando as well as with the RB property department in 2008 & 2009 in the development of the Ritchie Brothers Grande Prairie site.
Terry’s family has been a big part of the community in leadership and volunteerism. He learned from a young age what it takes to be a part of a growing community. He has been involved with the Ag Society since 1992 as a member, Director, President, and Vice President. He still lives only a mile from where he was raised, with his wife Margaret and son Tristan.