TERRICA GANZY

Deputy Director

Terrica Redfield Ganzy is the Southern Center for Human Rights’ (SCHR) Deputy Director, where she focuses on elevating SCHR’s mission, assisting the executive director with coordination of SCHR’s strategy and programs, developing strategic partnerships, cultivating donor relationships, and planning major fundraising events.


Prior to becoming SCHR’s Deputy Director, Terrica was SCHR’s Development Director for four years and a Staff Attorney in SCHR’s Capital Litigation Unit for nine years, where her work focused on representing clients on death row in Georgia and Alabama. For five years, she also served as the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers (NACDL) Death Penalty Resource Counsel, providing training and resources to capital defense attorneys throughout the nation.


Terrica received her J.D. from the University of Virginia School of Law and an LL.M. in trial advocacy from Temple University Beasley School of Law. She received a B.A. in English and Humanities, summa cum laude, from Tougaloo College. She is currently enrolled in Georgia State University’s Andrew Young School of Public Policy, with a Certificate in Nonprofit Management and Social Enterprise expected in fall 2019. She is admitted to practice law in North Carolina, Alabama, Georgia, the Georgia Court of Appeals, the Supreme Court of Georgia, and the United States Supreme Court.


Terrica is a graduate of Leadership Clayton, a member of the 2015 Class of the Georgia Center for Nonprofits’ High Potential Diverse Leaders, a 2014 New Leaders Council Fellow, and a graduate of Georgia’s WIN List’s Leadership Academy. She serves on the Board of Directors of the Atlanta Chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP), Georgia Legal Services Program (GLSP), and the North Carolina Center for Death Penalty Litigation (CDPL). She also serves as Dean of the Georgia Association of Black Women Attorneys’ (GABWA) Professional Development Academy.

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