Terry Dunn received his Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Rockhurst College in 1971 and his MBA from the University of Missouri at Kansas City in 1973.
Terry Dunn joined JE Dunn in 1974 as contracts officer and was made Vice President and Treasurer in 1978. He was promoted to Senior Vice President in 1979, Executive Vice President in 1980, President in 1986, and Chief Executive Officer from 1989 to 2013. During his leadership as President and CEO, he led a team that grew the business from an $80 million regional contractor to a $2.8 billion national contractor. He retired as the President and Chief Executive Officer of JE Dunn Construction Group, Inc., the holding company for JE Dunn Construction Company and other affiliates across the nation. He was active in all facets of the business with extensive experience in construction operations and remains a Director of JE Dunn Construction Group, Inc.
Mr. Dunn is very active in civic and community volunteer work. Upon retirement, he formed DD Ranch Leawood 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 currently serves on many Boards in the Kansas City area. He is married and has three sons and a daughter and attends Nativity Parish. Terry joined the National Board in 2018.