Delta Dental promotes Rick Doering to senior vice president of Human Resources
March 28, 2012
Delta Dental of California, Delta Dental Insurance Company and their affiliates today announced the promotion of Rick Doering to senior vice president of Human Resources.
Since joining Delta Dental in 2005 as vice president of Human Resources, Doering has overseen all aspects of employment and employee relations, from hiring practices, compensation and benefits and union relations to health and welfare plans and employee training and development.
A graduate of the Haas School of Business at the University of California, Berkeley, Doering also holds a master’s degree in industrial relations from the University of Wisconsin. Prior to joining Delta Dental, he was head of Human Resources for Tenet HealthSystem, Inc., and also held positions with Pacific Gas & Electric Company and its subsidiary, National Energy Group.
Delta Dental Of California, Delta Dental Insurance Company and several other companies under common management provide dental benefits to 25 million people in 15 states, the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico. All are part of the Delta Dental Plans Association (DDPA), based in Oak Brook, Ill., which consists of 39 Delta Dental member companies licensed in all 50 states. The association collectively covers nearly 56 million of the 166 million people nationwide with private dental insurance, making it the largest national system of dental plans.