Teresa Berryman is a lifetime resident of Denver and spent her career in higher education at the University of Colorado. Berryman retired as the Vice Chancellor for Administration and Finance for both the University of Colorado Denver and the Anschutz Medical Campus. The University of Colorado Denver is a comprehensive campus located in Denver and the Anschutz Medical Campus includes six health-related colleges and schools in Aurora.
As Vice Chancellor, Ms. Berryman managed an annual budget of more than $1 billion and oversaw Finance, Budget, Information Technology, Institutional Research, Facilities Operations, Facilities Development, and Human Resources. Ms. Berryman played an integral role in the strategic planning and development of the Anschutz Medical Campus in Aurora, Colorado. Berryman was responsible for creating and implementing a $1.3 billion financing plan for the development of the new campus. Berryman completed the administrative consolidation of the University of Colorado at Denver and the University of Colorado Health Sciences Center. The consolidation was completed in record time and required reorganizing, resolving cultural and administrative differences, budgeting, relocating offices and programs, and implementing new cross-institutional policies and procedures.
Berryman earned her Bachelor of Science degree, (majors in accounting and finance) from the University of Colorado Denver and has three inactive certifications: Certified Internal Auditor, Certified Public Accountant and Certified Fraud Investigator.
Board service includes: Denver School of Science and Technology - Denver Public Schools 2010-2019 and 2021; Charles R. Drew University of Medicine and Science 2012- 2015