Terri Becker, executive director of Tri-County Board, reaches 35-year milestone

For the Miami Valley Today

TROY — Tri-County Board of Recovery and Mental Health Services Executive Director Terri Becker on Feb. 20, 2022, reached an unprecedented milestone: 35 years of service as an employee of the board.

Becker was recognized with a plaque at the March 16 board meeting. In presenting the award, Board Chair George Lovett, of Tipp City, said Becker has “had a fabulous career here. You have been a pillar of stability for this board.”

Becker began her tenure with the board on Feb. 20, 1987, when Joe Szoke was executive director and the board was known as the Tri-County Board of Mental Health. She served with five executive directors until accepting that role herself July 1, 2019.