Terra Seidel

Alumni Board

Alumni Board
Terra Seidel

Biography

M.A.'09
Executive Director, Philanthropy
American Bible Society
Houston, TX

Terra Seidel is a joyful and innovative leader in the nonprofit and philanthropic arena, currently serving as executive director, philanthropy at American Bible Society. She has more than two decades of experience serving in the philanthropic and nonprofit arena including at Educational Media Foundation and the National Christian Foundation. She has served on numerous boards and committees at the local and national level.

Terra is a certified fundraising executive with a Master of Arts in Philanthropic Studies degree and a Nonprofit Management Certificate from the Indiana University Lilly Family School of Philanthropy. She has a bachelor of science degree in biblical studies from Calvary University in Kansas City.

Terra’s strong desire is to promote efforts that assist in bringing people together around a united cause. She is a tireless connector of people and is well known for her work. Terra resides in Houston, TX with her husband Kevin. The Lilly Family School of Philanthropy recognized both Terra and her husband for their advocacy and continued support of the school and its Lake Institute on Faith and Giving.