Meet the Team

At ReBirth Empowerment Education, we are all passionate about fulfilling our mission and making a difference in our community.

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Terri Altmann

Founder & CEO

Terri Altmann has more than 27 years of for-profit and nonprofit business experience. To achieve the organizations’ mission and objectives, she brings expertise in management, program development, educational training, and facilitation.  Attention to detail compliments her ability to secure and successfully manage federal grants and state contracts.

In the past two decades, she has established strategic alliances and partnerships creating opportunities within the communities she serves.  Terri is a Licensed Chemical Dependency Counselor and holds a Masters of Social Work from the University of Texas at Arlington.

Sadden by the continuous deterioration of resources, jobs, and youth activities in the Oak Cliff neighborhood where she grew up; she founded ReBirth Empowerment Education.  She uses her leadership skills to develop, implement, and grow programs that promote economic security; provide youth an opportunity to engage in meaningful work and to acquire assets that help their families support themselves and advance economically.  She uses her voice to advocate for change and promote social justice.

Board of Directors

Marquis Stevens

Marquis Stevens

Board Chair

Charles Schwab 
Senior Specialist - IT Program Management

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Matthew DeGrasse

Vice Chair

Farmers Insurance
Claim Business Manager

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Kayla Edelmann


Sr. Product Marketing Manager

Elizabeth Hilliard

Elizabeth Hilliard


Senior Manager

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Denise Hopkins


Charles Schwab
Director, Software Development & Engineering

Bosque Moore

Bosque Moore


Oncor Electric Delivery
Manager, Distribution Program Management Office