Mercer Adds Health and Benefits Consultant

August 8, 2013 ( – Kerry Schnier has joined Mercer’s Health and Benefits business as principal in its Milwaukee office.

In this new position, Schnier will be responsible for helping clients maximize the value of their employee benefits programs. She will report to Casandra Tate Mahoney, Milwaukee office leader, and will work with her to grow Mercer’s client relationships and expand awareness of Mercer’s Health and Benefits consulting services and solutions.

Schnier has more than 24 years of benefit consulting and related industry experience. She joins Mercer from Aon Hewitt, where she served as senior benefits consultant for the Milwaukee market. Prior to Aon Hewitt, she held leadership positions of increasing responsibility at Hausman-Johnson Insurance, Willis HRH, Blue Cross Blue Shield United of Wisconsin and Catholic Knights Insurance Society.

Schnier has a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Wisconsin at Whitewater. She currently serves on the board of directors for the Humane Animal Welfare Society of Waukesha County and is a member of the Greater Brookfield Chamber of Commerce.

“We are delighted to have Kerry join our growing Milwaukee team,” said Tate Mahoney. “We will look to leverage Kerry’s years of experience and track record of achievement as we help our greater Milwaukee area clients successfully overcome many of the health benefits challenges they face now and into the future.”