Teresa Elder, Chief Executive Officer and Director

Teresa Elder is WOW!’s chief executive officer, leading the cable company as it delights customer providing one of the fastest Internet services and best-in-class customer service.


Teresa has more than 20 years of growing companies into billion-dollar enterprises, while building strong teams with a passion for delivering exceptional customer experiences. She is a veteran of the telecom, wireless and cable industries, having led some of the world’s top companies in the U.S. and Europe, including Vodafone Ireland, Clearwire (now Sprint), AT&T Broadband (now Comcast), and AirTouch (now Verizon).


Teresa is committed to her community and to improving the quality of life for others. She serves on multiple boards, including as a trustee for the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation and as a member of the board of advisors for the Markkula Center for Applied Ethics at Santa Clara University.


She has been a Stanford University Graduate School of Business board member since 2012 and was the chair from 2016 – 2018. She was also a member of the university’s Task Force on Gender Diversity, the Subcommittee on Education Technology and provided input to the university’s long-range plan