Dr. Terhune graduated Abilene Christian University in 2014 with a Bachelors of Science in Biology, and a minor in Biochemistry and Bible. She graduated her undergraduate studies with Honors and Magna Cum Laude. She went on to study at the University of Houston College of Optometry and graduated in May 2018.
She had an externship position at Northeastern State University Oklahoma College of Optometry in summer 2017, and at the Community Eye Care in Fort Worth, Texas in fall 2017. She did her clinical rotations at the University of Houston College of Optometry in the family practice clinic, general ocular diagnostic/medical clinic, ASC surgery center: post-op care, low vision clinic, specialty contact lens care, specialty pediatrics, vision therapy clinic, and the dry eye clinic.
Throughout her college years, she worked as a technician at Advanced Eyecare in Abilene, Texas, and at Vision Optique in Houston, Texas.