Kreh joins West Bend Mutual board

Freeman Staff

March 27, 2019

WEST BEND — Susan M. Kreh has been elected to the board of directors of West Bend Mutual Insurance Company in West Bend. Kreh is chief financial officer of Oil-Dri Corporation of America, a worldwide leader in producing, marketing and selling sorbent mineral technology.

Before that, Kreh spent 11 years at Milwaukee-based Johnson Controls, a global diversified technology and multi-industrial leader, where she served as the corporate controller and then as CFO of the Power Solutions business.

Kreh brings expertise in finance, enterprise risk management and strategy development to West Bend’s diverse board, company officials said in a press release.

“Susan Kreh is a great addition to a very talented board. West Bend Mutual Insurance has been fortunate to experience successive years of growth and profitability. The very knowledgeable and experienced members of our board have played a key role in that success. We’re pleased that Susan has become a part of this exceptional group,” said Kevin Steiner, West Bend president and CEO.

Kreh serves on the advisory board of the University of Wisconsin Graduate School of Business for Corporate Finance and Investment Banking.

She’s also a member of the board of directors of Glendale-based TAPCO, an innovative and leading supplier of traffic and parking solutions.