Terri is a native of North Platte, NE who has lived in Lincoln since 1988. Her background includes career and management consulting in the education, finance, and healthcare fields. As a heart patient from birth and having open heart surgery at age 10, Terri became passionate about being healthy as well as educating and motivating others to do the same.
Personally, Terri is Mrs. Nebraska America 1988 and has served on the Mrs. Nebraska board since her crowning until retiring as the Executive Director in 2008, and has served as the Historian since that time. She dedicates her time volunteering for numerous non-profit organizations and is a member of the Faith Lutheran Church Foundation board. Terri is married to Nebraska State Patrol Captain-Gerald Krolikowski Jr. and has two grown daughters. Her pride and joy are her four grandchildren whom she enjoys spoiling every chance she gets!