October 2016 - Terry Pierse

MD - Chesapeake -  Volunteer of the Month - October 2016

Terry Pierse joined the American Red Cross of Delmarva in October 2015 and has quickly established himself as a strategist, doer, mentor, and leader. With over 1000 accumulated hours in just 10 months, Terry has responded to over 50 house and apartment fires, and on a number of occasions has done follow-up work with affected clients. Terry has also volunteered for our life-saving Home Fire Preparedness Campaign, making him someone who truly volunteers for all components of the disaster response cycle. He has taken part in multiple trainings, including a shelter exercise, preparedness conference, and a leadership conference in Atlanta in June 2016. In addition, Terry recently deployed to the devastating Louisiana floods. Terry is cherished by all who work with him, and is described as dependable, reliable, kind, humble, and hard-working. We thank you, Terry, for being a part of the Red Cross Family!