Compass Minerals Names Teresa Cook Chief Accounting Officer

Compass Minerals has appointed Teresa Cook as chief accounting officer. She has been with the company for nearly 17 years, most recently serving as vice president, corporate controller since 2017.

As chief accounting officer, Cook will serve as the principal accounting officer with lead responsibility for all technical accounting issues of the company, developing and maintaining all accounting policy, principles, and the management of external reporting requirements to ensure timely and accurate preparation of Compass Minerals’ financial filings.

During her tenure with the company, Cook has served in a variety of finance-related positions in both the salt and plant nutrition business segments. Additionally, she spent three years as the director of SEC reporting.

Earlier in her career, Cook held positions of increasing responsibility at Seaboard Corporation and Evergy Inc. She earned her bachelor’s in business administration from Iowa State University.