Upcoming Events

Charlotte: Work-Life Balance

When: Wednesday, July 24, 2019, 4:30pm – 7:30pm (EST)
Where: Olde Providence Swim and Racquet Club – Charlotte, North Carolina
Join the Charlotte Chapter for a continuation of our May event where we will dive deeper on our how to manage your work-life balance. The event will include dinner, drinks, and networking, followed by the Work-Life Balance program by executive coach, Valerie Franco.

Sponsorship opportunities are available. contact ambassador Josie Sanctis for details.

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Florida RIMS: Future of Work: Developing Future Leaders

When: Tuesday, July 30, 2019, 4:00pm – 6:00pm
Where: The Ritz-Carlton Naples, Estuary I – Naples, Florida

Join the AWWC Florida Chapter as we kick off the Florida RIMS conference in Naples and welcome Amy Bader from Chico’s, Debra Livingston from ReEmployability, and Marva Adderley from Vitas Healthcare and they share their career experience and perspectives. Learn about the “future of work” and how you can further develop as a leader in our industry.

Afterwards, enjoy a drink, professional networking, and a lite bite before the Florida RIMS Welcome Reception. Guests receive one drink ticket and lite bites.

Space is very limited – register now to reserve your spot.

Sponsorships are available – contact Florida Ambassadors Yvonne Guibert, Julie Fetherman, or Tammy Boyd to get your company involved.

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St. Louis Networking Event

When: Thursday, August 15, 2019, 5:00pm – 7:00pm
Where: Third Degree Glass Factory – 5200 Delmar Blvd, St Louis, Missouri
Join the St. Louis Chapter of the Alliance for a summer networking event and connect with colleagues across the industry.

Sponsorship opportunities are available. contact ambassador Linda Rechtien for details.

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2019 WCI Conference Event: Rise & Resilience

When: Wednesday, August 14, 2019, 7:30am – 12:00pm (EST)
Where: Orlando World Center Marriott, Orlando, Florida

The Alliance of Women in Workers’ Compensation is proud to bring the WCI conference attendees an empowering and inspirational leadership breakout, Rise and Resilience.

Have you ever asked yourself, what’s my career path? Are you thinking of taking the next step in your career? Do you worry that you are not on the “right” path? In the opening session a panel of successful women from different aspects of the workers’ compensation industry will reflect on their career journeys. Each panelist has a unique story to tell, lessons learned, and successes to reflect upon. The panel, moderated by Michele Adams of Walt Disney World Resorts, will feature Brittain Bandura of Zurich North America, Susan Emerson of Delta Air Lines, Inc., Danielle Lisenbey of Broadspire, Claire Muselman of Continental Western Group, and Jennifer Ryon of Prime Health Services.

During the keynote you will hear from Jeannette Walls, #1 New York Times best-selling author of The Glass Castle. On stage, Jeannette will share her resilient journey in pursuit of authenticity, revealing the power of courage and determination in overcoming unimaginable obstacles. The audience will realize the power of the human spirit as she inspires courage in the face of new and longstanding fears, and reveals how our weaknesses can be our greatest strengths.
Come dressed for success and have your professional headshot updated.

For more details on the WCI Conference, visit the conference website.

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Phoenix August Golf Outing

When: Saturday, August 24, 2019, 8:00am
Where: Stone Creek Golf Course – Phoenix, Arizona

Practice your golf game with friends and new acquaintances! Bring your credit card – the price is $37 per person for 9 holes of golf, cart, and practice balls. Tee time is 8am. 

Space is limited – RSVP now to reserve your space!

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Georgia SBWC Annual Luncheon – Future of Work: Developing the Next Generation of Leaders 

When: Monday, August 26, 2019, 12:00pm – 1:00pm
Where: The Hotel at Avalon, Alpharetta, Georgia

Join the Alliance of Women in Workers’ Compensation for the second annual Atlanta SBWC Conference Luncheon. This year’s event features a collaborative panel discussion on The Future of Work and the importance of developing the next generation of leaders. We will discuss telework, mentorship programs, career pathways, and succession planning. Our panel will include an Employer, a TPA, and an Insurance Brokerage company. Learn as they explain their thoughts on addressing the ever changing workforce.

Our speakers for the event are Patricia Barber, Gallagher Bassett Services; Latesa K. Bailey, J.D., M.B.A., Kia Motors; and Shannon Hau, Willis Towers Watson.

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Des Moines: Speed Mentoring & Networking Event 

When: Monday, September 23, 2019, 5:00pm – 7:00pm
Where: Jasper Winery, Des Moines, Iowa

Save the date for this fall speed networking event in Iowa.

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2019 Comp Laude® Conference Event: Future of Work

When: Wednesday, September 25, 2019, 8:30am-12:00pm
Where: Pasea Hotel & Spa in Huntington Beach, California

Registration begins at 8:30am. Lunch will be immediately following the session from noon to 1pm. Speakers and a detailed agenda coming soon.

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NWCDC Pre-Conference Event: Learning how to THRIVE and not just survive

When: Tuesday, November 5, 2019, 1:00PM – 5:00PM
Where: Las Vegas, Nevada

This year’s Alliance of Women in Workers’ Compensation leadership workshop is focused on managing change. Change is essential for businesses to grow, expand, and thrive. And while change in the workplace is inevitable, your response to change can hinder or excel your career.

Keynote speaker Lisa Ford will address adapting to this fast-paced, changing world. She will guide us through our fears around change, why resistance exists, and how to overcome it. Industry panelists will share personal and professional change experiences and offer insights into successfully navigating mergers and acquisitions and making hard decisions with workforce management. 

Rather than struggling to survive, attendees will learn approaches to successfully manage and thrive through change.

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Des Moines: Humanity in Workers’ Compensation

When: Thursday, January 16, 2020, 7:00-9:00am
Where: Smith Mills Conference Center – 1225 Jordan Creek Parkway, West Des Moines, Iowa

Join the Alliance of Women in Workers’ Compensation for a this popular session in Iowa. We will be welcoming Claire Muselman, Continental Western Group’s Director of the Worker’s Recovery Unit and the Iowa ambassador for the Alliance. Claire will be speaking on the Humanity of Workers’ Compensation. How do we ensure that our words and interactions in the workers’ compensation process not loose sight of compassion while still effectively representing our clients’ or employers’ interests? What simple steps can we each take to make our jobs & the industry more positive?

Registration begins at 7:00am with the speaker beginning at 7:30am.

Sponsorship opportunities are available. Contact Claire Muselman at cmuselman@cwgins.com.

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Ambassador Program

The Alliance is seeking local Ambassadors who will become essential to building regional communities in cities around the U.S. Please contact us at events@allianceofwomen.org if you are interested in taking the lead in building a community in your city or industry vertical, or participating in the organization at a leadership level.

  • The ambassador program is for local area networking.
  • Program events are open to all women and men working in the workers’ compensation market and are designed to spark conversation and collaboration with one another.
  • Event types include: networking, workshops, seminars, panel discussions, and events linked to regional conferences.
  • Ambassadors are essential to building communities in cities and regions around the U.S.