Theresa Wagler

Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

Theresa is executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Steel Dynamics. Inc. She joined the Steel Dynamics corporate finance team in 1998, and has held various finance and accounting positions, including Chief Accounting Officer and Vice President and corporate controller, and was appointed to her current position in May 2007. She is responsible for and oversees accounting, risk management, taxation, treasury, and information-technology functions, as well as, financial planning and analysis, investor relations, and corporate communications.



Prior to joining Steel Dynamics, Theresa served as assistant corporate controller for Fort Wayne National Bank and as a certified public accountant with Ernst & Young LLP. She graduated cum laude from Taylor University in accounting and systems analysis.



In addition to her SDI corporate EVP responsibilities, Theresa serves as a director of CF Industries Holdings Inc. and of the Steel Dynamics Foundation, which focuses heavily on education, children’s resources and development, and community support for those areas in which the company’s employees work and live. Theresa is also a trustee of Trine University.



She is personally involved in numerous charitable and community organizations, with a focus on areas that benefit children through education, growth opportunities and services.  Theresa is proud to be a part of a company that echoes her strong belief in the necessity and obligation to “give back” with both personal time and finances.