John S. Schlenker is Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer of the Edison Electric Institute (EEI). Mr. Schlenker joined EEI in 1993 as director, budget and financial control, and assumed the position of controller in 2004.
Mr. Schlenker has been honored by the American Society of Association Executives with the Gold Circle Award for excellence and innovation in association financial management. Prior to his service at EEI, Mr. Schlenker served as manager of financial reporting at TRT Communications, and as senior auditor at the international CPA firm Pannell Kerr Forster. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the Greater Washington Society of Certified Public Accountants, and the American Society of Association Executives.
Mr. Schlenker served on the Parents of Children with Down Syndrome Board for 10 years and has worked with numerous other organizations supporting children with disabilities. Mr. Schlenker holds a B.S. in Business Administration from American University.