With experience in virtually every aspect of the workers’ compensation ecosystem, Lisa is a nationally recognized authority on effectively managing utilization and medical claim issues and evidence based medical guidelines. Lisa has direct experience as a healthcare provider; has been involved in prosecuting healthcare fraud; designed claims and medical software; and has worked as an insurance regulator and administrative rule author.
Lisa has a storied career starting with City of Austin EMS to Texas government including being an early reformer at DWC to Texas Mutual Insurance Company and ADP Claim Services finally leading her to UniMed Direct where she was owner and CEO, building a recognized managed care company specializing in enterprise software and peer review services prior to selling it to Mitchell International in 2017.
She has shared her vision and ideas for improving the economics of health care delivery by participating on several boards and committees and serves as an expert witness on health care billing and reimbursement where she received national commendation from FBI Director for her work. Lisa is a graduate of the University of Texas at Austin, has been a licensed EMT and insurance adjuster, and is a Certified WC Professional.