Mr. Eric M. Teegarden is Vice President, Chief Accounting Officer and Controller at Hillenbrand, a global diversified industrial company headquartered in Batesville, Indiana.
Mr. Teegarden has been in his current role with Hillenbrand since July 2015. Prior to his current role, Mr. Teegarden spent nearly eight years in controller roles of increasing responsibility within General Electric Company (GE), serving in a wide range of GE manufacturing businesses from appliances to lighting to jet engines. Prior to GE, he served in reporting and accounting roles in two smaller, publicly-traded manufacturing companies. Mr. Teegarden spent the first three years of his career, beginning in 2000, in public accounting for both Arthur Andersen and Deloitte & Touche where his focus was on energy companies and companies in financial distress.
In addition to his role as Vice President, Chief Accounting Officer and Controller, Mr. Teegarden serves as a member of the American Institute of CPAs and the Kentucky Society of CPA’s. He was CPA certified in 2001 and serves as an advisor to the MBA program at Northern Kentucky University.
Mr. Teegarden holds a master’s of business administration from Northern Kentucky University, as well as bachelor’s degrees in business administration and accounting from Transylvania University in Lexington, KY.