Upcoming Events

Nashville Kickoff Event: Tennessee Educational Conference, Pre-Conference Brunch

When: Wednesday, June 6, 2018, 10:00am (CST)
Where: Oakleigh Ballroom, Embassy Suites Hotel – Murfreesboro, Tennessee
Join the Nashville ambassadors for a brunch event to kickoff the conference and introduce another new Alliance chapter. Brunch will be provided, and the event will feature a panel discussion on the topic “Successful Leaders: Sharing Their Stories” featuring a panel of speakers as well as breakout discussions among the group. We are excited to welcome our speakers:

  • Melissa Ahler, Risk and Insurance Management, Vanderbilt University
  • Abbie Hudgens, Administrator of the Tennessee Bureau of Workers’ Compensation
  • Judge Pamela Johnson, Judge in the Tennessee Court of Workers’ Compensation Claims, Knoxville
  • Vilma Palma-Blackmon, Senior Vice President of Field Operations, Gallagher Bassett Services, Inc.

Click here to register.



Florida RIMS: Summer Kickoff Networking Event

When: Tuesday, June 19, 2018, 4:00pm – 6:00pm (EST)
Where: Lobby Bar at The Ritz-Carlton, 280 Vanderbilt Beach Rd, Naples, Florida
Join the Alliance of Women in Workers’ Compensation Florida Ambassadors as we kick off summer at the Florida RIMS Conference in Naples. Stop by for a drink, great networking and a lite bite on your way to the Welcome Reception. Guests receive one drink ticket, and a variety of lite bites will
be provided.

Click here to register by June 15.




New Jersey IARP Conference

When: Thursday, June 21, 2018
Where: Tropicana Casino & Resort – Atlantic City, New Jersey
Representatives of the Alliance of Women in Workers’ Compensation will be speaking during the conference lunch about the Alliance.

Learn more about the New Jersey IARP Conference here.


Missouri Division of Workers’ Compensation Education Seminar – Meet & Greet

When: Tuesday, August 14, 2018, 4:00pm – 5:00pm
Where: Mr. D’s Bar, Tan-Tar-A Resort, Osage Beach, Missouri
Stop by the hotel bar during the conference for a casual meet and greet and networking event with the local Alliance of Women in Workers’ Compensation ambassadors.



WCI Conference: Understanding the Importance of Financial Acumen Featuring Jean Chatzky

When: Wednesday, August 22, 2018, 8:00am – 12:00pm (EST)
Where: Crystal Ballroom H, Orlando World Center Marriott – Orlando, Florida
The Alliance of Women in Workers’ Compensation is proud to partner with WCI and offer a half-day session on Understanding the Importance Financial Acumen. One of the primary reasons women are not promoted to senior positions is the lack of understanding and ownership of business financials. Whether early in your career, mid-level management, or senior leaders, financial acumen is critical for your success. Join us to learn more about profit and loss statements, budgeting, and business and division performance metrics. We are excited that our keynote will be delivered by Jean Chatzky, NBC TODAY show’s financial editor and award winning personal finance journalist and author.

In addition to Jean Chatzky’s keynote on personal financial acumen, this session will feature workers’ compensation industry leaders addressing the importance of understanding business financial acumen. Additional Session speakers will include:

  • Lisa Corless, President, AF Group
  • Veronica Cressman, Vice President, Medical Programs, ESIS
  • Brooke Evans, Chief Executive Officer, CFO Alliance, Inc.
  • Delphia Frish, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, Genex Services, LLC

Click here to register now.




Georgia State Board of Workers’ Compensation Annual Educational Conference: Personal Branding

When: Tuesday, August 28, 2018, 11:00am – 1:00pm (EST)
Where: Commerce Club – 191 Peachtree Street NE, 49th Floor, Atlanta, Georgia
Join us as we feature a panel discussion on the topic of Personal Branding and how to manage your own personal brand. Our featured panelists will be Kristy Sands from Gallagher Bassett and Ramona Tanabe from Workers Compensation Research Institute. 

Click here to register now.




St. Louis Networking Event

When: Thursday, September 20, 2018, 5:00pm –  7:30pm (CST)
Where: Spazio’s Westport, The Garden Room – 12031 Lackland Road, St. Louis, Missouri
Join the St. Louis ambassadors the Fall networking event. Sponsorships are available – contact Linda Rechtien at LRechtien@apmissouri.com.

Click here to register now.




National Workers’ Compensation and Disability Conference: Pre-Conference Leadership Forum

When: Tuesday, December 4, 2018, 1:30pm – 5:00pm (PST)
Where: Mandalay Bay – Las Vegas, Nevada
Save the date – more details and registration coming soon. 








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.