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Staci Gunnell

Staci Gunnell

Title: Controller

Company: Autoliv

Location: Ogden, Utah

Educational Background:

BA, Accounting, University of Nebraska, 1989

Huntsman School Interactions:

USU School of Accountancy National Advisory Board
Partners in Business - September 16, 2009


Staci Gunnell has extensive experience in the manufacturing automotive industry, and has served as controller for the past seventeen years at Autoliv, Inc.

Mrs. Gunnell has played an integral role in leading the Autoliv Sarbanes-Oxley compliance teams in Inventory processes and Order-to-Cash processes. She also has international business experience and supported multiple ERP implementations throughout the North American Autoliv facilities.

Included in her experience base is extensive training in lean management, including lean accounting. Mrs. Gunnell was instrumental in converting the Autoliv standard costing system to an actual labor and overhead consumption-based system. She has facilitated and participated in many lean kaizens and workshops both in manufacturing and accounting. She has presented at the Lean Accounting Summit and at Utah State University Partners in Business Seminars.

Mrs. Gunnell holds a bachelor's degree in accounting from the University of Nebraska and is a licensed CMA. She resides in Logan, Utah, with her husband of 26 years. They have four children.