Theresa Coates Ellis has lived and worked in the City of Manassas for more than 30 years. She opened, built and operates Tackle Management, PR and Marketing, a small business in the City. Theresa graduated from George Mason University with a Business Communication (BIS) degree. She and her husband George have one son Christopher, USAF, married to Laura Riggles Coates with two young sons, Colby and Jaxon. They have six daughters, Allison, Christine, Natalie, Kathryn, Jillian and Laura Victoria.