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Terrance Spidell

Juniper Networks, Inc.
VP, Corporate Controller & CAO
Sunnyvale, CA, USA

Terry has nearly twenty-five years of experience as an accounting professional in both industry and public accounting roles.  Currently, he is Corporate Vice President, Chief Accounting Officer and Corporate Controller for Juniper Networks, Inc. and is responsible for the global accounting and tax operations, transactional processing, and financial policy and reporting for the company. 

Terry began his professional career at PwC working fourteen years in the Assurance practice in both the San Jose, California and Boise, Idaho offices.  Over this period, Terry served public and private clients ranging from high-growth start-ups to Fortune 500 companies, primarily in the technology and life science industries. Terry was also a resident in PwC’s National Office within the Accounting Consulting Services (ACS) department focusing on revenue recognition, accounting for income taxes and segment reporting.

Terry is an active member within the profession including currently serving as a committee member of the SEC Regulations Committee of the Center for Audit Quality since March 2018 and as a member of the Financial Reporting Executive Committee (FinREC) of the AICPA from 2009 through 2012.

Terry is a graduate of Boise State University in Boise, Idaho, is a licensed CPA in California and Idaho and is a member of the AICPA.  Terry served as a commissioned officer in the Army National Guard.

Terry has been married to his high-school sweetheart for 24 years and raised a daughter and a son.  He resides in San Jose, California.


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