Title: Senior Vice President & Controller, Timken Company
Department: Daverio School of Accountancy Advisory Board
J. Ted Mihaila is senior vice president - controller and an officer of The Timken Company. Since being named to this position in 2006, Mihaila has directed the company's compilation, analysis and reporting of accurate and timely financial results. Under his guidance, the finance team provides information that enables company leaders to make strategic decisions about growth opportunities, investments and markets.
Earlier in 2006, Mihaila assumed the role of vice president - business development and controller in the Industrial Group. He directed the development of long-term strategies and implementation of tactical plans to accelerate the Industrial Group's growth through acquisitions and affiliations. In 2000, Mihaila was named controller for the company's former Industrial Group. Mihaila joined the company in 1975 and was promoted to an accounting role in 1977. He has managed finances for various Timken production facilities and business groups.
Mihaila is an active member of the Manufacturers Alliance/MAPI Inc. Financial Council. He also serves on the board of Habitat for Humanity of Greater Stark County. Mihaila received a bachelor's degree in accounting from the University of Akron and a master's degree in business administration from Kent State University.