Teri O’Brien

General Manager
Teri is Guyanese born, but was educated in both Guyana and Trinidad. In 1993 Teri returned to Guyana and worked as a travel agent for three years before coming to Wilderness Explorers. At Wilderness she has worked her way up from Reservations Clerk to General Manager. She is the longest serving member of staff leading a team of ten. Climbing through the ranks of the company has enabled Teri to gain experience in all aspects of the business. From initially taking reservations to traveling the length and breadth of the country guiding and leading tours, to attending trade shows internationally and designing, writing and costing itineraries. She has developed a very close working relationship with all the local suppliers enabling the company to offer a wide range of products to the international market while helping the local suppliers grow and expand their own businesses. Teri has benefited from training courses both locally and abroad and utilizes these skills in the discharge of her responsibilities. Her experience and dedication to the industry resulted in her being elected as an Executive Board Member of the Tourism and Hospitality Association of Guyana. She has also lectured to first and second year tourism students at the University of Guyana.