Terri Shea

Terri Shea

Director, Talent Management

Strada Education Network

Consider your strengths and play up to them. It's horrible to go to work everyday to a job that pays well but drains you.


My road in life took a while to figure out.
Moving away from friends and family, lack of emotional support at times.
Balancing time with career, family and personal needs.
Taking a drastic pay cut to do work that would allow me to be on my children's schedules.
Feeling I had been out of the workplace too long.
Keep following my journey


High School
Delta High School
Purdue University


Director, Talent Management

Recruit and Hire, Engagement, Wellness.

Career Roadmap

My work combines:
My work combines:
Non-Profit Organizations
Communicating / Sharing Stories

Day to Day

Talk with hiring managers about their employment needs, search and speak with possible candidates, onboarding new employees, special projects.

Advice for Getting Started

Here's the first step for college students

Find more than one mentor in your field. There are lots of different ways to be successful in your career and knowing several people's routes is comforting and shows diversity. Take the Strengthsfinders assessment to see proven data of where your natural talents lie and where you get your energy

Recommended Education

My career is related to what I studied. I'd recommend the path I took:



The Noise I Shed

From Friends:

"You don't have a real skill."