LCS Hires Frank Vedder as Senior Vice President, Chief Information Officer

DES MOINES, Iowa — LCS, the nation’s second-largest operator of senior living communities, has hired Frank Vedder as senior vice president and chief information officer.

Vedder spent 16 years of his career with Berkley Technology Services (BTS), a central technology provider for the global Fortune 500 insurance entity WR Berkley Corp.

“Frank has a strong track record of partnering with business leaders across a range of business entities to provide innovative technology solutions,” says Diane Bridgewater, executive vice president and chief financial and administrative officer for Des Moines-based LCS. “We feel his experiences benefit our partners and communities as we look toward implementing technology that drives customer and resident satisfaction and financial stability.”

Vedder has 22 years of experience in the information technology sector. Most recently, he led technology strategy for BTS, where he partnered with the WR Berkley companies to create more than 30 autonomous business units.