California Workers’ Compensation Institute Elects 2016 Board

Susan Gordon, head of workers’ compensation underwriting at Zurich North America, was elected board chair of the California Workers’ Compensation Institute for 2016.

Gordon was elected at CWCI’s 52nd annual meeting in Oakland. Gordon has been a member of the CWCI’s executive committee for several years, most recently serving as vice chair in 2015.

Joining Ms. Gordon on CWCI’s executive committee will be Vernon Steiner, president of the State Compensation Insurance Fund; Rose Barrett, AIG; Martin Brady, Schools Insurance Authority; John Dickey, Liberty Mutual Insurance; John Gice, Travelers; and Kevin Harnetiaux, The Hartford Insurance Group.

Also serving on CWCI’s 2016 Board of Directors will be: Bryan Bogardus, CompWest Insurance Co.; Kris Mathis, Pacific Compensation Insurance Co.; Amanda Granger, ICW Group; Nora Greathouse, AmTrust North America; Eric Hansen, Preferred Employers Group; Diana Harrelson, Zenith Insurance Co.; David P. Mitchell, Republic Indemnity Company of America; Roger Moseley, Alaska National Insurance Co.; Janice Murphy, Kaiser Permanente; Christina Ozuna, Employers; Barbara Sandelands, CHUBB; and Paul Ziegler Allianz Global Corporate and Specialty.

The CWCI is a private, nonprofit association that provides workers’ comp research, information, education and representation.