SVP of Human Resources, Altec
Sheri Cook is the Senior Vice President of Human Resources at Altec, Inc. From April 2008 to July 2013, Sheri served as Altec’s Director of Corporate Finance. Previously, she served as the Senior Vice President, Corporate Finance for Protective Life, where she held roles in finance, internal audit and investor relations from 2000–2008. She also previously worked in the energy business as a founding partner of Kinetic Partners, LLC and for Sonat, Inc.
She graduated summa cum laude, and as a member of Phi Beta Kappa, from Vanderbilt University in 1989 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics and Classical Studies. She graduated from Darden Graduate School of Business Administration at the University of Virginia in 1993 with a Master of Business Administration degree. While at Darden, she received the Faculty Award for graduating in the top five percent of her class. She is a member of the board of directors of First US Bancshares, Inc., and also does work for several non-profit organizations in the Birmingham community including McWane Science Center, YWCA, United Way of Central Alabama, IPC Foundation, and the Junior League of Birmingham.