Joan Terrill


Senior Project Manager

Joan, the Senior Project Manager in PCMO, has two-plus decades of IT Project Management expertise. She has a proven ability to deliver critical solutions, regardless of a project’s scope or complexity. She is currently implementing Workday (HCM & Finance) as the Lead Project Manager. After joining Mines in June 2018, she successfully implemented the campus-wide rollout of Hyland’s OnBase software. A mentor to her team, she also promotes Project Management best practices across the campus. Joan is focused on having a positive impact at Mines’, for the benefit of all employees, faculty, and students. She is always looking forward.  

Certificate: Project Management Professional (PMP®) 


  • Joan moved from Levittown, PA to CO and not knowing how to ski she signed up to be a ski instructor for the Nationals Sports Center for the Disabled. She learned to ski through instructor clinics and continued to teach disabled children every winter Saturday for 7 years.
  • Joan obtained her Level 1 Hatha Yoga Certification at Shambhava School of Yoga at the Eldorado Mountain Ashram.
  • Joan met her husband when he walked through her campsite on his way from Mexico to Alaska.
  • Joan loves to grow vegetables and spending time on the Compass Montessori farm where her children attend school, she recently milked a goat for the first time.
          Discipline, Intellection, Responsibility,
          Consistency, Maximizer