Theodore H. Bunting
Theodore H. Bunting is a seasoned executive with strong finance and utility operations experience. Prior to his retirement in 2017, Mr. Bunting served for five years as Group President, Utility Operations, at Entergy Corporation, a Fortune 500 company which delivers electricity to three million customers across the Southern United States. In total, Mr. Bunting spent 34 years at Entergy and was responsible for five regulated utilities and reported to the Chairman and CEO. In addition to IEA, Mr. Bunting serves on the board of directors of Unum Group, a leading provider of disability income protection worldwide, The Hanover Insurance Group, a holding company for several property and casualty insurance companies that together constitute one of the largest insurance businesses in the US, and is the Chair of the Audit Committee for NiSource, Inc., a public utility company with $4.7 billion in revenue for full year 2020. Mr. Bunting received a B.A. in Economics and Business from Hendrix College in Arkansas and attended the US Naval Academy from 1977 to 1979. As a qualified financial expert and experienced public company director, Mr. Bunting brings strong leadership and governance expertise to IEA’s board of directors, compensation committee and nominating and governance committee.