Theresa is equally at home on a jobsite as at a drafting desk. Her formal training in architecture and passion for creating beautiful projects for clients and family has made for a jane-of-many trades: designer, editor, photographer, crafter, and author. She has designed for Extreme Makeover: Home Edition, and has contributed to NBC's The 10! Show, Extreme How-To, Professional Deck Builder, Builder, Remodeling, Residential Architect, Building Products, Better Homes & Gardens, Real Simple, AOL's DIY Life.
Theresa co-hosts the weekly radio show MyFixitUpLife talk with her husband Mark. They interview celebrities and experts, and share tips and tricks from their own fix-it-up-life.
She's an author of Do-It-Yourself Home Improvement and DIY Quick Fix from DK publishing and Black & Decker Complete Guide to Shelves & Built-Ins from Creative Publishing and the card game and coloring book with National Association of Home Builders called Build It! When she isn't helping others with home improvement, she's working on her 100-year-old house or out volunteering.
She's served on her town's Main Street Board for several years, has been a regular contributing columnist for the local newspaper, and was the Executive Director of Race Against the Sun, an organization that raised money and awareness for melanoma in honor of her sister-in-law. She is a former competitive rower, recreational runner, and budding bass player.