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Terry R. Owens

/Terry R. Owens
Terry Owens

Terry R. Owens


Terry is currently Group Director, Employee Relations for Masco Corporation. He is responsible for providing human resources services to a group of Masco’s operating companies and the Group President who directs these companies; providing HR services to Masco Headquarters employees, and is responsible for consulting with Masco management on Diversity issues.

He has over 25 years experience in the human resources and labor and employment law fields and has held several HR executive positions for Occidental Petroleum Corporation. A member of the State Bar of California and the American Bar Associations’ Labor and Employment Law sections he holds a Juris Doctor degree from the University of San Diego School of Law.

He graduated from the University of California, San Diego successfully earning a B. A. degree with a double major in Applied Mechanics & Engineering Science and Information Science. Terry has served on the boards of several organizations including, Hope Clinic, Ypsilanti, Michigan.

Terry is married and has three children. His interests include spending time with family, coaching kids sports, golf, computer games, Tae Kwon Do and music (from jazz to opera).