Teri A. Hansen

Teri A. Hansen

For a second year in a row, Teri A. Hansen, president and CEO of the Charles & Margery Barancik Foundation, was named one of Florida Trend magazine’s "Florida 500," a recognition that highlights the most influential executives in different economic sectors throughout the state. First being recognized in 2019, Hansen joins a dozen philanthropic leaders positively impacting the lives of children and families in their communities.

Under her leadership, Barancik Foundation became a major catalyst for improving the lives of the less-fortunate in Sarasota County and beyond—spearheading work like First 1,000 Days, Here4Youth Mental Health Initiative, and Covid-19 response efforts. Previously, Hansen  was president and CEO of the Gulf Coast Community Foundation for 13 years.