John Skjeveland — Business Manager

John SkjevelandJohn Skjeveland brings more than 17 years of accounting, auditing, and other financial experience to TDI. After graduating from Gallaudet University in 1993 with a B.S. in Business Administration, John quickly immersed himself in a succession of progressively more responsible positions within various organizations. Starting as Business Manager for TDI, Inc., John moved on to become Controller at D.E.A.F, Inc. in Minnesota, a service-provider agency. After serving as Staff Auditor at Gallaudet University, he started working at CSD, a national service provider based in South Dakota. There, he moved through the ranks from Director of Program Accounting to Controller and finally to Chief Financial Officer for 3 years. During this time, John also earned his CPA–in 2004. Acting on his lifelong passion to see others succeed financially with the right tools, he volunteered his time as Board Treasurer for the 2007 Deaflympics in Salt Lake City, When he is not working or spending time with his cherished wife, four beautiful children, and two dogs (Labradoodle and Toy Poodle), John loves to golf and run – succeeding in a number of organized races.