Terry Brace received his BA degree from Western in 1974 with majors in History and Political Science, and his MA degree from Western in 1978, as well as earning his Doctoral Degree from California Coast University. He was Superintendent for three school districts in California and he served as a principal, counselor, teacher and coach before then. He was selected to be a member of the National Center for Educational Research and Technology, a prestigious national group of superintendents. He was a founding member of the Merced Anti-Violence (Gang) Task Force and served on the California State University Stanislaus Education Doctoral Board, Merced College President’s Circle, and the Nevada Interscholastic Activities Association Board of Control. Terry has also made presentations at national and regional conferences on improving student achievement, strategic planning, strategic/organizational leadership and time management. Terry is an active cyclist, hiker, skier and kayaker. He is currently President and CEO of Brace Leadership Associates, LLC. He lives in Colorado Springs with his wife, Mary (’74).