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Sam Hess Promoted to Vice President, Chief Information Officer

By July 15, 2021Millers News


Team - Sam HessAs CIO, Hess will partner with Millers’ business units to identify, develop, and implement information technology capabilities that enable the company’s strategic direction, support day-to-day business operations, position Millers favorably with all organizational stakeholders and agencies, and function in accordance with applicable regulations.  He will be responsible for leading all functional and staff-related activities as well as maintain knowledge of current and emerging trends in the IT insurance industry.

“Sam’s commitment to self-development and his leadership skills have proven to us he is up to the challenge,” said Jonah Mull, President & CEO.  “Sam has always had the ‘can do’ attitude and has persevered through many difficult situations.  We are confident he, with the input of all those around him, will help lead us into the future.”

Hess’ technical and leadership experience have been an asset to Millers Mutual. He has been an integral part of the Millers Mutual IT team for over five years, with increasing amounts of responsibility and expertise, including becoming certified and serving as the Chief Information Security Officer in 2020.

“Sam has earned the respect of his colleagues throughout our organization and will be a great addition to Millers Mutual’s senior leadership team,” said Jeffrey Pratt, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer.

Prior to Millers Mutual, Hess worked for Millville Mutual as an IT Support/Technology Developer for five years and before that, he was an IT Consultant for three years honing his skills as an IT professional.  He graduated from Bloomsburg University with a Bachelor of Science in Information Systems.

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ABOUT MILLERS MUTUAL: Millers Mutual Insurance based in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, is a regional property and casualty insurer serving commercial policyholders in Pennsylvania, Delaware, Maryland, North Carolina, Ohio, Virginia and Washington, D.C., through a network of independent agents. Our mission is simple – we help single and multifamily housing and commercial real estate owners stay in business by protecting them from financial misfortune.  And we do that by offering a full complement of commercial insurance products and services, including Businessowners Policies, Umbrella Liability, Data Cyber, Employment Practices Liability and Equipment Breakdown Insurance.