PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mercer announced today that Jean Moore has been named North America Health & Benefits Specialty Practice Leader, effective July 6. In this role, Ms. Moore will be responsible for leading growth and driving differentiated intellectual capital across a broad set of Mercer’s specialty practices as well as supporting intellectual capital development for Mercer’s North American Health and Benefits Business overall. She will also become a member of the Health & Benefits North America Leadership Team. Based in Phoenix, Ms. Moore will report to Jim McNary, North America Health & Benefits Region Leader.
“We are extremely pleased to welcome Jean to Mercer,” said Mr. McNary. “Her experience and leadership will ensure that Mercer continues to deliver maximum value to our clients not only through our deep specialty expertise, but also through new insights and innovations born from the intersection of these specialty areas.”
Ms. Moore joins Mercer from Towers Watson, where she has held several senior positions over the past 17 years, including Health and Welfare Chief Actuary, West Division Health and Group Benefits Practice Leader, Managing Director of Active Exchanges, and lead consultant to many large employers.
Ms. Moore is a Fellow in the Society of Actuaries and a Member of the American Academy of Actuaries. She earned her bachelor’s degree in actuarial science, summa cum laude, from Drake University in Des Moines, Iowa.
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