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Terese Schlachter

Terese Schlachter is Founder and President of Ridgeback Communications, which specializes in highly produced videos, telling the story of your business… your passion… your life. Before she crowned herself queen of Ridgeback Comms, she was an Emmy- winning documentary producer for the Department of Defense.

Before that she produced a lot of political stuff out of NBC News’ Washington Bureau. She lives near beautiful Selby Bay in Edgewater, Maryland with two… wait for it….Rhodesian Ridgeback dogs.


A model soldier gets his shot in front of the camera and it’s for a great cause Rare Military A model soldier gets his shot in front of the camera and it’s for a great cause , Rare Contributor 4:08pm, March 9
Air Force fuels goodwill in the skies over enemy territory Rare Military Air Force fuels goodwill in the skies over enemy territory , Rare Contributor 10:25am, February 17
Taliban claims unfair coverage by Afghan media following bus bombing Rare Military Taliban claims unfair coverage by Afghan media following bus bombing , Rare Contributor 2:42pm, January 29
There’s something different about this comic book character and a wounded warrior played a big part in the update Rare Military There’s something different about this comic book character and a wounded warrior played a big part in the update , Rare Contributor 10:38am, January 29
Wounded Warrior Project gears up for battle with CBS News after scathing report aired Rare Military Wounded Warrior Project gears up for battle with CBS News after scathing report aired , Rare Contributor 9:59am, January 29
Former hostage says Marines’ support was critical to surviving Iranian prison Rare Military Former hostage says Marines’ support was critical to surviving Iranian prison , Rare Contributor 11:19am, January 21
Days still not “easy” for the shunned former Navy SEAL who says he killed bin Laden Rare Military Days still not “easy” for the shunned former Navy SEAL who says he killed bin Laden , Rare Contributor 11:12am, January 20
Retiring Marine Corps General says Bergdahl’s now infamous prisoner swap happened as reporters were swarming Rare Military Retiring Marine Corps General says Bergdahl’s now infamous prisoner swap happened as reporters were swarming , Rare Contributor 3:30pm, January 8
“Bubble Bumps” and the “puppy project”: new report shows exactly what the Pentagon has been wasting its money on Rare Military “Bubble Bumps” and the “puppy project”: new report shows exactly what the Pentagon has been wasting its money on , Rare Contributor 2:43pm, January 8
Candidates big on bluster, small on details when it comes to military Rare Military Candidates big on bluster, small on details when it comes to military , Rare Contributor 11:05am, January 6
Former Seahawk and Green Beret leaves NFL for higher ground Rare Military Former Seahawk and Green Beret leaves NFL for higher ground , Rare Contributor 10:49am, January 5
GOP presidential field void of military experience now that this man has dropped out Rare Military GOP presidential field void of military experience now that this man has dropped out , Rare Contributor 1:25pm, December 23
Did this elite military team’s alleged bad behavior erode the mission in Afghanistan? Rare Military Did this elite military team’s alleged bad behavior erode the mission in Afghanistan? , Rare Contributor 11:32am, December 23
Man’s best friend now has a way home after military service Rare Military Man’s best friend now has a way home after military service , Rare Contributor 10:36am, December 15
Special Ops survey reveals that many believe women have “no place” in elite units Rare Military Special Ops survey reveals that many believe women have “no place” in elite units , Rare Contributor 1:28pm, December 11
Will veterans make a move for marijuana? Rare Military Will veterans make a move for marijuana? , Rare Contributor 3:09pm, December 10
Vietnam Wall Founder:  It’s time to remember those lost in the War on Terror Rare Military Vietnam Wall Founder: It’s time to remember those lost in the War on Terror , Rare Contributor 2:23pm, November 11
Veterans battling PTSD find unlikely therapists on a farm and their connection is inspiring Rare Military Veterans battling PTSD find unlikely therapists on a farm and their connection is inspiring , Rare Contributor 10:05am, November 11
An Army colonel was able to slip out quietly despite a scandal involving military wives Rare Military An Army colonel was able to slip out quietly despite a scandal involving military wives , Rare Contributor 4:58pm, September 1
Many call this Green Beret a hero, but the Army is kicking him out Rare Military Many call this Green Beret a hero, but the Army is kicking him out , Rare Contributor 9:16am, August 31
You may be surprised by what this veteran thinks about his Iraq War injuries Rare Military You may be surprised by what this veteran thinks about his Iraq War injuries , Rare Contributor 2:43pm, August 28
Sesame Street paves the way back to school for military kids Rare Military Sesame Street paves the way back to school for military kids , Rare Contributor 9:05am, August 13
This wounded warrior is an example of strength and courage and his latest mission is one example Rare Military This wounded warrior is an example of strength and courage and his latest mission is one example , Rare Contributor , Rare Staff 5:27pm, August 7
Medal of Honor sought for WWII hero Rare Military Medal of Honor sought for WWII hero , Rare Contributor 9:09am, July 29
A civilian guarding an Ohio military recruiting facility fired a shot — but not for the reason you may think Rare Military A civilian guarding an Ohio military recruiting facility fired a shot — but not for the reason you may think , Rare Contributor 12:32pm, July 24
Watch the evolution of the army uniform unfold over 240 years in this neat video Rare Military Watch the evolution of the army uniform unfold over 240 years in this neat video , Rare Contributor 2:10pm, July 23
Missile explosion damages Navy destroyer Rare Military Missile explosion damages Navy destroyer , Rare Contributor 12:22pm, July 23
Cold noses nudge service members toward recovery Rare Military Cold noses nudge service members toward recovery , Rare Contributor 4:17pm, July 22
Army’s top officer says ISIS could have been stopped Rare Military Army’s top officer says ISIS could have been stopped , Rare Contributor 11:06am, July 22
DoD releases Afghan military casualty rates– and the percentage is staggering compared to last year’s Rare Military DoD releases Afghan military casualty rates– and the percentage is staggering compared to last year’s , Rare Contributor 3:38pm, July 16