Dustin Wertheimer is Cumulus Data’s Chief Financial Officer, responsible for direction and oversight of all aspects of its financial activities. As a member of the leadership team, he plays an active role in its development and long-term strategic planning initiatives.
Prior to his current role, Mr. Wertheimer was Divisional Chief Financial Officer for Susquehanna Nuclear, a division of Talen Energy, Vice President Finance & Risk for Talen Energy, and led the Portfolio Analysis department of Talen Energy Marketing. He has been with Talen Energy since its formation and originally led the integration activities of the Raven, Jade, and Sapphire portfolios into Talen.
Prior to the formation of Talen, Mr. Wertheimer was the Senior Financial Director for PPL Energy Supply, the competitive generation and energy marketing businesses of PPL Corporation. He joined PPL in 2001 and held several roles for PPL Corporation including, Financial Director – Generation, Controller – PPL Global, Manager of Sarbanes-Oxley Compliance and Manager of Asset Management and Benefit Accounting.
Prior to joining PPL, Mr. Wertheimer worked for PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP in the Consumer and Industrial Products/Services sector. He is a Certified Public Accountant with a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from King’s College and a Master of Business Administration from Lehigh University.
Mr. Wertheimer has completed the Reactor Technology Course for Utility Executives at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and the Goizueta Directors Institute at Emory University.
He serves on the Board of Directors of the Volunteer Center of the Lehigh Valley.