Cober named assistant VP of claims at GEICO's Dallas office

DALLAS, Feb. 28, 2019 – The GEICO Board of Directors has elected Travis Cober as assistant vice president of claims for the company's regional operations in Dallas. Since 2016, he had served as the liability director at GEICO's Marlton, New Jersey, office, with responsibility for Southern New Jersey auto damage.

Cober completed a summer internship at GEICO's Virginia Beach, Virginia, regional office in 2007. Upon completing his business management degree at Virginia Wesleyan College in 2008, he joined GEICO through the Emerging Leaders Program and rotated through various assignments in sales, service and claims.

He was promoted to claims service representative supervisor in Virginia Beach in 2011, and then to manager of RV sales and service in 2012. In January 2013, he was named claims service representative manager shortly before transferring to the Buffalo, New York, regional office as a telephone claims representative manager.

Cober became manager of Massachusetts claims operations in the Buffalo office in 2015, and also managed that region's affirmative action efforts, until he was promoted to liability director in Marlton.

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