Todd R. Wahlund
Chief Financial Officer
Todd Wahlund was named Chief Financial Officer in May 2018.
Wahlund began his career with Otter Tail Power Company in 1992 as General Accountant and grew with the company as Property Tax Analyst, Resource Planner, and Financial and Resources Analyst. He expanded his leadership influence within the company in his roles as Manager, Financial Analysis; Manager, Business Planning; Director, Risk Management and Business Planning; Vice President, Renewable Energy Development and Risk Management; and Vice President, Renewables and Power Services. In 2012 Wahlund joined Otter Tail Power Company’s parent organization, Otter Tail Corporation, as Vice President, Finance, Planning, and Mergers and Acquisitions. In 2017 he became Otter Tail Corporation Vice President, Financial Planning and Treasurer.
A native of Wahpeton, North Dakota, Wahlund earned his bachelor of science degree in accounting at Minnesota State University Moorhead and his master’s degree in business administration at the University of North Dakota in Grand Forks. He is a CPA (inactive) and a Certified Management Accountant. He also is certified in Financial Management.
Professionally, Wahlund has participated in numerous industry working groups and is a member of the Institute of Management Accountants and the Minnesota Society of CPAs. In his community, he is President of the Fergus Falls Youth Baseball Organization and Treasurer of the Fergus Falls Area Youth Activities association.