Steve Childers

Chief Financial Officer

Steve Childers is the Chief Financial Officer at Consolidated Communications. He has a diversified background in accounting and finance and a lengthy career with the Company which began in 1986. He was named Chief Financial Officer in 2004, with responsibilities for all accounting, treasury, tax and regulatory functions.

Prior to his current role, Childers served as the Director of Accounting and as President of the former Consolidated Market Response. Childers served in a number of executive roles with McLeodUSA during the time of the merger with Conx, leading the company's Business Process Teams to implement revenue assurance processes and controls.

He serves on the Sarah Bush Lincoln Health Center and Health Systems Board, the Lake Land College Foundation Board and the Eastern Illinois University Business Advisory Board. He is as pas member of the Board of Directors for the Illinois State Chamber of Commerce. Childers was named TopGun CFO by Brendan Wood International as rated by Global Shareholders in 2019.

Childers holds a bachelor’s degree in business from Eastern Illinois University and is a Certified Public Accountant.