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Teresa (Terry) Eckhart MD started Dubuque OB-Gyn in 1981 and now has 6 partners and 2 midwives in a private practice at the Delhi Medical Center. She graduated from Luther College in 1973, then University of Iowa Medical School in 1977. She completed her residency in OB-Gyn at University of Iowa in 1981 before moving to Dubuque. She is on staff at Mercy and Finley hospitals, is a fellow of the American College of OB-GYN, and a member of the national honor society for medicine, AOA.
She grew up on a farm near State Center Iowa. Her husband is Michael D. Gibson (at the Center for Dubuque History at Loras College) and has four children, William, Wade, Dana, and Drew Gibson.
She has several interests including theater, singing, sewing, reading and Jazzersize. You may remember her as the energetic Nun with red tennis shoes in the Nunsense series over 18 years, and is in the Grand Hall of Fame for efforts on stage, back stage, and in the office as past president of the board during the early years in its downtown location. With her children she participated as Girl Scout leader, AYSO coach, Colts Drum and Bugle Corps sewing and food team worker, and Sunday school teacher at Holy Trinity Lutheran church.
She presently is the president of the board of the Dubuque Chorale and is secretary of the board of Fly By Night Productions.