Speaker Bio

Ted Barrall

Ted Barrall

Director, Compensation and Benefits

The Friedkin Group


Ted Barrall has over 20 years of Human Resources experience in various leadership roles and has been the Director of Compensation and Benefits at The Friedkin Group since 2012. Based in Houston with 2,700 associates, The Friedkin Group is made up of auto-industry related companies including Gulf States Toyota, US Auto Logistics, and Westside and Northside Lexus.

Friedkin has received wellness awards from the Houston Business Journal, American Heart Association, the Healthiest 100, and the HBCH. Ted has a Bachelor’s degree from UC Berkeley and a Masters from Indiana University, Bloomington. Ted tries to stay fit in his spare time and is passionate about engaging his company’s associates in improving their health and reducing healthcare costs.