Artemis Emslie -- CEO, CadenceRX
With 25 years of experience in both the workers’ compensation and group health industries, Artemis Emslie brings a multi-dimensional perspective to the complex issues facing pharmacy benefit management (PBM) clients.
Artemis is the founder/CEO of Cadence Rx a peer to peer pharmacy platform. Previously the CEO of myMatrixx, Artemis led the strategic growth of the company from a regional PBM to an industry leader with a national client base serving corporate and public sector groups of all sizes. After as successful sale to Express Scripts in May 2017, Artemis oversaw the successful year-long transition to the workers’ compensation division of the nation’s largest PBM. To read Artemis's full biography, click here.
Danielle Lisenbey -- CEO, Broadspire
As president and CEO, Danielle drives new and expanded business development, collaborating with clients to develop long-term strategic plans and increasing Broadspire’s global footprint, and delivers continuous operational improvement. As a member of the executive management team for Crawford & Company®, Broadspire’s parent company, Danielle works with leadership to support Crawford’s mission to be the insurance industry’s service provider of choice. To continue reading Danielle's biography, click here.
Marijo Storment -- CEO, Paradigm Complex Care Solutions
As a healthcare executive with over 20 years of experience, Marijo is proud to be on the leadership team of the nation’s top firm specializing in injury and disability workers’ compensation case management. Her background spans both the insurance industry and the nursing field, a powerful combination that has deeply informed her leadership of highly knowledgeable and compassionate case management teams.
As CEO of Paradigm Complex Care Solutions, Marijo oversees Paradigm’s Complex Care Division. With their service-oriented approach and the industry’s most expansive set of case management services, Paradigm Complex Care Solutions delivers reliable, cost-saving results for workers facing a challenging recovery process. To continue reading Marijo's biography, click here.
Magdalena Alvarez-Miller, RN -- Supervisor, WC Claims; ICW Group Insurance Companies
Magdalena serves as a Supervisor of Workers' Compensation Claims at ICW Group Insurance Companies, and was previously the Senior Manager of Client Service Management for Casualty Solutions Group at Mitchell International, Inc. She has been in the managed care industry for 20 years and has held various roles in Managed Care Program development and execution. Magdalena has held positions both on the vendor and payer side with most recently, CNA and Zurich America. To continue reading Magdalena's biography, click here.
Anita Breedlove -- One Call Care Management
Anita Breedlove is the Senior Vice President of Enterprise Account Management at One Call, the industry’s leading provider of specialized solutions to the workers’ compensation and health industries. With over 30 years of experience in the workers’ comp managed care space, she possesses expertise in operations management, P&L management and client needs analysis with a consultative approach to solution-based selling and account management. To continue reading Anita's biography, click here.
Kimberly George -- SVP, Corporate Development, M&A and Healthcare, Sedgwick
Kimberly is interested in creating new opportunities for women in workers’ compensation, networking and mentoring our next generation leaders, and driving innovation and change in our industry. She has 25 years workers’ compensation and benefits experience. To continue reading Kimberly's biography, click here.
Lisa Hannusch --Rhino Inspired/The Hannusch Group
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. To continue reading Lisa's biography, click here.
Jennifer Ryon -- Chief Revenue Officer, Prime Health Services
Jennifer Ryon, Chief Revenue Officer of Prime Health Services has nearly fifteen years of experience in client strategy, sales, customer service, and account management in the medical cost containment field. Focused on all operations, Jennifer directs innovative delivery solutions, efficiencies, marketing integration, and customer service to address customer requirements and drive business growth.
Ann Schnure --Vice President, Telemedicine Operations, Concentra
She has over thirty years experience in workers’ compensation. Prior to joining Concentra as the Vice President of Telemedicine Operations, she served as Vice President of Risk Management at Macy’s, Inc. At her former employer, she led for over two decades the expansion of the company’s self-insured, self-administered program, during corporate growth to 150,000 employees, multiple corporate acquisitions, managed care innovations and state system reforms. To continue reading Ann's biography, click here.
Wendy Sumrell -- Vice President of Business Development, SE Region, Gallagher Bassett
Wendy has brought a unique, industry leading perspective to each of her positions throughout her 26 year career in the insurance industry. In her current role, she brings her relationship building and sales skills to the TPA space, leveraging her 20+ years in expertise in Managed Care offerings. Wendy has expertise in Pharmacy Benefit Management, DME/Home Health, Physical Therapy and other ancillary services in the Workers’ Compensation line of business.
Kerri Wilson -- President and Chief Operating Officer, EK Health Services, Inc.
As a member of the Executive Leadership Team, Wilson leads business strategy and planning, provides market insights to support EK Health's operational and strategic initiatives, and informs the CEO agenda. Wilson has almost 25 years of experience in the workers’ compensation and managed care industries. Prior to EK Health, Wilson worked in various claims management and leadership roles for a private workers’ compensation insurer in Texas and California. Since joining EK Health in 2011, Wilson has been integral in supporting business operational leadership, optimizing outcomes and efficiencies, implementing new products and leading strategic initiatives.
Kerri is a Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter (CPCU) and earned a Master of Business Administration, Business Management from St. Edward’s University and a Bachelor of Arts, Sociology and Spanish from the University of Southern California.
Aimee Velez Weiss -- Director of Marketing/National Accounts
Aimee brings a creative, industry leading perspective as the marketing chair of the Alliance of Women in Workers Compensation, with a 15 year tenure working in the claims and risk management industry. During her time with Digistream as the Director of Marketing, she oversaw all platforms of marketing and team as well as driving strategic branding of the overall business. Previously, Aimee managed national accounts for Dane Street, a physician advisory peer review service in both WC utilization review and group health utilization where she bridged communication with clients to provide best in class results.