OEC hires Schmauder as accounting manager


Ohio’s Electric Cooperatives (OEC) hired Alex Schmauder as its new accounting manager in January.

Prior to joining OEC, he worked in public accounting at Ernst & Young, and most recently worked at Worthington Industries, where he was responsible for month-end close, quarterly forecasting, allocation of corporate expenses, and continuous improvement initiatives.

In his new role, he will be leading the charge to understand and develop an accounting and financial reporting system for the Cardinal Operating Company. Schmauder is a graduate of Ohio Wesleyan University with a bachelor’s degree and a master’s in accounting.