Higgins, Mockard named to Board of Directors of Employers Holdings, Inc.
Barbara A. Higgins and Jeanne L. Mockard have been appointed to the Board of Directors of Employers Holdings, Inc., a holding company headquartered in Reno.
Higgins is chief customer officer for Duke Energy Corporation, headquartered in Charlotte, N.C.
Mockard is owner of JLM Capital and Consulting, headquartered in Boca Raton, Fla.
Since the University of Nevada, Reno Innevation Center—Powered By Switch opened four years ago, an estimated 195 jobs have been created by companies based in the Innevation Center, and venture-funded companies at the Innevation Center have raised more than $55 million.