Teresa has been in the Accounting field for more than twenty years. She has performed various functions ranging from Accounting Clerk to Chief Financial Officer.
Prior to T. Gardner CPA, PLLC, Teresa spent twelve years in the oil and gas industry. During her time at XTO Energy and Weatherly Operating, she gained a breadth of knowledge in Operations and Revenue Accounting, Procurement, Planning & Analysis, Financial Reporting, Business Development, System Implementations, and Treasury functions.
Previously, Teresa had experience in the manufacturing industry at MillerCoors, Gulfstream Aerospace, and Dannon Yogurt.
Teresa has a proven track record of Leadership and Management for large and small teams. As the Director of Operations Accounting at XTO Energy, she effectively led a team of ninety Accountants by providing clear guidance, oversight, and mentoring.
Teresa holds an MBA from the University of Texas at Arlington and graduated with a BBA in Accounting from Mount Mercy University. She is a Certified Public Accountant and a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.
In her time away from work, she enjoys spending time with her family (especially the new grand babies Barrett and Lucy), traveling, exercising, cooking, and decorating cookies.