Teresa Goodwin, MBA, is the Manager of the Background Investigation Division at Alliance Risk Group Inc. and has worked for over a decade with the firm. She is part of an elite group of background screening professionals who hold FCRA Advanced Certification through the Professional Background Screening Association (PBSA). This certification designates her as a background screening professional who demonstrates commitment to compliance within her organization. Teresa also is a PBSA Criminal Research Provider with knowledge of responsibilities as it relates to criminal history, FCRA compliance, data retention and security and correcting information, disputes and complaints
Teresa is dedicated to mitigating non-compliance risks associated with obtaining and using information contained in a background check by promoting ethical business practices. In addition, she shares this knowledge by speaking to HR organizations on hiring best practices.
Teresa graduated from Sage Graduate School with a Master of Science degree in Business Administration. She has a Bachelor of Science degree from Russell Sage College in Criminal Justice and a minor in Communications. Teresa graduated from the Shanghai University of International Business and Economics (SUIBE) where she learned about international trade and international business relations.