Ray Voelker is Progressive’s chief information officer, leading the company’s centralized information technology organization. The Progressive Group of Insurance Companies ranks third in the nation for auto insurance, with more than 12 million customers. Voelker’s area of business responsibilities encompasses enterprise technology, application development, IT human resources/training and IT control. Voelker assumed the CIO position in April 2000.
Since joining Progressive in 1985, Voelker has held various positions within the IT business area, including claims technology executive, call center technology executive, and IT operations executive. He has also held various application development and infrastructure technology roles.
He earned a B.S. in computer engineering from Case Western Reserve University and an M.B.A. from the university’s Weatherhead School of Management.