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 a 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 -- President, MedRisk
Danielle recently joined the MedRisk executive leadership team as President to develop long-term strategic plans to further MedRisk’s growth and increment margin accretion.
Prior to MedRisk, Danielle was the first female member of the Crawford & Company global executive team, who worked to increase Crawford’s global third-party administration footprint, deliver continuous operational improvement, and develop long-term strategic plans to expand business development and collaborations with clients. Danielle was the Global President of Crawford’s Global TPA division, Broadspire. Broadspire, a leading third-party administrator in the insurance industry, offers an array of claim and medical management services designed to help increase employee productivity and contain client’s costs. Previously, Lisenbey served as the president and chief executive officer of the company’s US division. 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.
Anita Breedlove -- Insight Advantage, LLC.
Anita is an accomplished leader with more than 25 years’ experience in Work Comp, managed care and healthcare services. She is a founder and managing principal at Insight Advantage, LLC., a consulting firm offering “gap” coverage for companies that have been impacted by the loss of key personnel. Anita’s clients appreciate the depth of her experience, progressing from the mailroom to executive leadership.
Prior to devoting fulltime service to Insight Advantage, Anita served as the Executive Vice President, leading sales, account management, marketing and product development for a managed care organization and led the sales and account management team as the SVP, Enterprise Sales for a leading ancillary service provider. Additionally, Anita led the operations teams for the managed care arms of three insurance carriers.
In addition to serving on the board of the Alliance of Women in Workers’ Comp, Anita is on the fund-raising committee for Kids’ Chance of America.
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.
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 -- Chief Marketing Officer, Alta Claim Services
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.