Terry retired as CEO of JE Dunn Construction in 2013, and retired from his chairman’s duties at the end of 2014. J.E. Dunn, a national construction firm founded in 1924 with 2018 revenues of more than $3 billion, became an ESOP-owned company, after three generations of family ownership and leadership. Following his tenure at JE Dunn, Terry founded DD Ranch Leawood – a business home for senior executives who have retired from major companies and are staying actively engaged as investors, directors and entrepreneurs in corporate, civic and charitable initiatives.
Terry served as the Chairman of the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City, Chairman of the Greater Kansas City Chamber of Commerce, Chairman of the Builder’s Association Education Committee, President of the American Cancer Society Central Kansas City Unit, Board Chair of Rockhurst University, Board Chair of KCU and Vice Chairman of the Economic Development Corporation. Over the years, he has been active in many civic and community organizations such as the Boy Scouts of America National Executive Committee, Civic Council of Greater Kansas City, Kansas City Southern, Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences, Midwest Research Institute, UMKC Bloch School and UMB Financial.