Helen E. Gurholt, Vice President and Controller


Helen Gurholt PortraitAs Vice President and Controller, Helen Gurholt is responsible for the accounting, financial planning, internal audit, and risk management functions of the company.

Helen joined A. O. Smith as Accounting Supervisor in 2002. She was promoted several times to roles with increasing responsibilities and was named Director of Accounting in July 2013.

Helen earned a bachelor of business administration degree and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Spanish from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee and is a certified public accountant.