Mr. Terry Brooks is a lifelong resident of Grand Prairie and a product of Grand Prairie schools. He attended Crockett Elementary School, Lee Middle School, and one year at Grand Prairie High School. He graduated from South Grand Prairie High School. Terry's father and his three children also attended Grand Prairie Schools, all graduates of Grand Prairie High School. His two daughters are currently pursuing careers in education.
Terry has worked for the Vought Aircraft Division of Triumph Aerostructures as an aircraft mechanic for the past 26 years, and is a UAW representative. He is a Lifetime Member of PTA. In his free time he enjoys spending time with his children, the lights of his life. He also loves to ride his Harley.
As a veteran school board member with 17 years of service, Terry still believes he is making a positive difference in the children, taxpayers, and employees of GPISD. He will continue to serve as long as he believes he is making a difference.