The Timken Company, a global manufacturer of bearings, has appointed Shelly Chadwick as chief accounting officer, effective Nov. 1. Her appointment follows the planned retirement of J. Ted Mihaila, senior vice president and corporate controller, on Dec. 1 after more than 41 years of service with the company. 

Chadwick joined Timken in 2011 as assistant corporate controller and became controller of the company's Process Industries segment in 2013. The following year she was named vice president of treasury with her responsibilities expanded thereafter to include investor relations.

Prior to joining Timken, Chadwick was vice president of finance and chief financial officer at Eckart America and previously held financial leadership roles at Noveon and BF Goodrich.