Teri Ditsch joined BLUE HAWK in October 2010. Prior to joining BLUE HAWK, Teri was a marketing consultant for AIP Solutions, a credit card processing company that specializes in working with co-ops and buying groups. Previously, Teri served as the director of communications and meeting planning for AMAROK, a drywall distributor purchasing co-op, and NEMEON, a roofing and siding distributor purchasing co-op. She is an experienced project manager in the fields of marketing, communications and meeting/conference planning, managing all aspects of events from 100-1000 attendees. Teri has led many non-profit boards of directors and other leadership teams. She is a member of the Cooperative Communicators Association, where she served on its board of directors for six years and is a former president. She was the 2022 Outstanding Leader Award winner, the 2007 Graznak Award winner and a 2008 inductee into the Order of the Wolf for her contributions to the AMAROK cooperative. Teri holds an MBA from Colorado State University and bachelor’s degree in business with an emphasis in marketing from Northern Arizona University. When not working, Teri enjoys golfing, volunteering, and working in animal rescue.