Fran Teter graduated from Meredith in 1983 with Bachelor of Arts and Bachelor of Science degrees. She volunteered for Meredith as a Class Gift Agent from 2009-13. In addition to serving several terms as a trustee at the College, Teter also served on the committee for Beyond Strong-The Campaign for Meredith. She currently serves on the Board of Directors for Biscuitville, Inc, a family business based in Greensboro, NC.
At her home in Charlotte, NC, Teter is a member of the Historical Book Club. She is on the Roaring Gap Church Board and directs the music ministry there.