Terry Strauss

Producer-director-writer Terry Strauss began her career in NYC, developing innovative criminal justice programs for the Mayor’s Office.  Currently, she’s co-creator, producer & director of the series Ultimate Restorations, airing on Public Television and streaming on Amazon. Previous work includes productions for Disney, PBS, Lifetime, and award-winning social issues documentary shorts. 

She’s one of several generations, who wouldn’t be alive today had their young sailor fathers-to-be, not been rescued by the people of Lawn & St. Lawrence, Newfoundland, in February, 1942.  30 years in the making, she’s finally completed …AS IF THEY WERE ANGELS, an extraordinary story of that disaster, those rescuers, those survivors and those who did not survive.

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