Thomas P. Nerney, USLI

Thomas P. Nerney, USLI

Chairman, president and CEO


After 18 years on Philadelphia Insurance Companies’ senior management team, Tom Nerney joined USLI in 1996. Beyond his duties as chairman, president and CEO, Nerney has implemented training programs and accreditation opportunities for young insurance professionals throughout the USLI organization, adding to their expertise and helping them gain the respect of industry peers.

An active member of the Greater Philadelphia community, Nerney founded two local nonprofit organizations – A Front Row Seat to Learning and the Nerney Family Foundation – and has served on the boards of La Salle Academy, the Academy of Risk Management and Insurance at St. Joseph’s University, Main Line Health Systems and Cristo Rey Philadelphia. He was the chairman of the board at Cabrini University and also chaired a team for the Main Line Chamber of Commerce’s Talent and Education Network. Nerney currently serves on the board of trustees for The Institutes’ Risk and Insurance Knowledge Group and is chair of the board that oversees the Nerney Leadership Institute at Cabrini University.

Nerney earned an MBA in finance from the Haub School of Business at St. Joseph’s University and was inducted into the school’s Hall of Fame in 2009. In 2008, he was presented with the Franklin Award by the Philadelphia chapter of the CPCU Society for his outstanding achievement and contributions to the insurance industry.