SVP, General Counsel
Andra Terrell joined Regis in February 2022 as Senior Vice President, General Counsel. Previously, Andra was the Vice President, Deputy General Counsel and Assistant Secretary of Cajun Operating Company for the Church’s Chicken® and Texas Chicken® brands. Andra also served on the Board of Directors for Church’s Partners Foundation, Inc, raising thousands of dollars and providing scholarships to qualifying students in addition to grants for Church’s® employees in need. During her tenure at Cajun Operating Company, Andra assisted with the launch of food delivery and order-ahead-pay-ahead, as well as its global rebranding and technology efforts.
Andra specializes in franchise law and brings more than 25 years of experience to Regis. As the Assistant General Counsel - Franchise for Luxottica Retail, she served Pearle Vision® and other franchised eyewear brands, including Oakley® and Sunglass Hut®. Andra also supported Luxottica’s global eyewear charity, OneSight. In addition, she was the Assistant General Counsel for General Nutrition Centers, Inc., General Counsel of Decorating Den Systems, Inc. and Franchise Counsel for Precision Tune Auto Care, Inc.
Andra is a contributor to the Franchise Law Journal, The Franchise Lawyer and other franchise legal manuals. She is a frequent speaker at the American Bar Association’s annual Forum on Franchising and the International Franchise Association Legal Symposium. She also served as the Liaison to the Disability Rights Commission of the American Bar Association and as a Task Force member of the International Franchise Association.
Andra received her Juris Doctorate from Howard University Law School and her Bachelor of Arts in Natural Sciences and History of Science from The Johns Hopkins University.