Terry Wendling


Terry Wendling




HHSC North Austin Complex "NAC"

Organization / Affiliation

Health and Human Services Commission


Lori Hauge


Terry’s career included 20 years of experience in the field of intellectual and developmental disabilities, working for a Home and Community Based Provider in Oklahoma and Tennessee. Positions held included, Vocational Program Manager and Area Director while in Oklahoma, Regional Director and Executive Director of operations in the State of Tennessee.  Terry’s educational studies included attending Oklahoma State University and Northeastern State University and receiving his AS Degree in Business Administration at Connors State while in Oklahoma.  Terry received his certification as a Person-Centered Thinking Trainer in June of 2019 and is currently working on his Mentor Trainer Certification.  Terry has made it his passion to deliver training and supports to All people in need within the scope of services provided in Oklahoma and Tennessee as well as within the context of his work with HHSC in Texas. Terry joined the Person-Centered Practices Team with HHSC in Texas in June of 2020 as a Program Specialist V. He looks forward to his continuation of supporting people with compassion, dignity and respect and expanding his Person-Centered growth and expertise within the Great State of Texas.

Focus Areas

Acquired Brain Injuries / Spinal Cord Injuries, Aging / Older Persons / End of Life, Employment, Employment / Vocational, Intellectual / Developmental Disabilities, Organizational Change / System Change

Trainer Certifications

TRAINER: Person Centered Thinking