EMPLOYERS Names Tracey Berg CIO

A 25-year industry veteran who most recently served as West Bend Mutual’s CIO, will report directly to Employers Holdings CEO Douglas D. Dirks.

(Tufas at Pyramid Lake near Reno, home of EMPLOYERS. Image credit: Adobe Stock.)

Employers Holdings, Inc. (Reno, Nev.), a small business-focused workers’ compensation holding company doing business under the EMPLOYERS name, has appointed Tracey Berg as its executive vice president and CIO.  Berg has over 25 years of experience leading technical innovation and transformation.  She reports directly to Douglas D. Dirks, president and CEO.



Berg most recently served as senior VP and CIO at West Bend Mutual Insurance Company (West Bend, Wisc.) from 2008 until 2017.  Prior to that, she served as 2nd VP, Strategy and Architecture and 2nd VP, Application Development for Assurant, Inc. (New York). Berg holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science from the University of Minnesota and a Master of Business Administration from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University.

“Tracey brings to EMPLOYERS an impressive array of knowledge and experience leading transformational change and deploying technology in ways that leverage business assets, nimbleness, and flexibility,” commends Dirks.  “We are excited to have her join the EMPLOYERS team as we develop and deploy leading edge technologies to support our small business customers.”

Employers Holdings Names Bertrum Carroll VP and CISO

Q&A: CIO Rich Hallman on How EMPLOYERS Won Cross-Industry Innovation Recognition

Anthony R. O’Donnell // Anthony O'Donnell is Executive Editor of Insurance Innovation Reporter. For nearly two decades, he has been an observer and commentator on the use of information technology in the insurance industry, following industry trends and writing about the use of IT across all sectors of the insurance industry. He can be reached at AnthODonnell@IIReporter.com or (503) 936-2803.

Leave a Comment