Steve Werner, CPA, CIA

Chief Financial Officer

Steve Werner received his bachelor’s degree in Accounting from Louisiana State University.  He is a certified public accountant and certified internal auditor.  After earning the CPA certification in 1991, Steve began his career with Deloitte Consulting.  After four years there, he took a position as Assistant Corporate Controller at United Companies Financial Corporation, a lending company based in Baton Rouge.  Before joining LUBA, Steve served as Internal Reporting Director for Lamar Advertising Co., one of the largest outdoor advertising companies in North America.

In 2011, Steve was named Chief Financial Officer of LUBA Workers’ Comp and is responsible for accounting and financial reporting and oversees the information technology, loss control, and premium audit and billing operations.

Werner is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Society of Louisiana Certified Public Accountants. Werner is a graduate of the Baton Rouge Area Chamber’s prestigious leadership program.  He is former chairman of the A.C. Lewis YMCA board of directors and treasurer of HOPE Ministries, an organization that works to prevent homelessness and promote self-sufficiency and dignity. Werner is also a member of the Baton Rouge Rotary Club and serves on the board for the Mid-South Chapter of the IASA (Insurance Accounting & Systems Association).