Allison Terracio, District 5
Phone: (803) 622-6029
Term expires: 2026
Councilwoman Allison Terracio represents Richland County Council District 5, which includes the neighborhoods of Historic Waverly, Edgewood, Shandon, Rosewood, Five Points, the Vista, St. Andrews, and the campuses of the University of South Carolina, Allen University and Benedict College. She is committed to constituent service and makes a practice of listening to constituents’ interests and ideas at neighborhood association meetings, in local community gatherings, and while spending time at branches of the Richland County Library.
Terracio is an executive coach, specializing in women’s leadership and promoting inclusion and diversity in the workplace. She has previously worked at BNY Mellon in corporate trust, including trustee services on municipal bonds. She has been a yoga teacher and studio owner and has supported women and their families in labor and delivery as a doula.
She and her husband, Nate, director of the Koger Center, reside in his childhood home in Shandon. Their son Van attends Rosewood Elementary School and plays guitar and soccer.