WCAC Membership List

The composition of the Wisconsin Worker’s Compensation Advisory Council is reflective of key players within the worker’s compensation system. The Council membership is comprised of five voting representatives from organized labor; five voting management representatives; three non-voting representatives from the insurance industry; and one representative from the department. The Council also has liaison representatives from the medical community.

Christine Johnson (M)

WC Claims Manager

Ashley Furniture Industries
One Ashley Way
Arcadia, WI 54612
608-323-6314 (phone)
608-323-6009 (fax)

Stephanie Bloomingdale (L)

President

Wisconsin State AFL-CIO
6333 Bluemound Rd.
Milwaukee WI 53213
Phone: (414) 771-0700
Fax: (414) 771-1715

Chris Reader (M)

Director of Health & Human Resources Policy

Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce
501 East Washington Avenue
Madison, WI 53701
Phone: (608) 258-3400

Eric Fugina

Senior Claims Technical Specialist

Sentry Insurance
1800 North Point Dr.
Stevens Point, WI 54481
Phone: (715) 346-6838
Fax: (715) 346-7112

James A. Buchen, (M)

Buchen Public Affairs

10 East Doty St. Suite 500
Madison WI 53703
Phone: (608) 661-4629
Cell: (608) 219-8202

Robert Streff

Liberty Mutual

2815 Forbs Ave

Hoffman Estates, IL 60192
Phone: (847) 551-2897

Ron Kent (L)

AFSCME

6802 Raymond Road, Unit 206

Madison, WI 53719
Phone: (608)231-1886

Steve Peters, Chair

Administrator

Wisconsin Worker's Compensation Division
201 E. Washington Ave.
Madison WI 53702
Phone: (608) 266-6841
Fax: (608) 267-0394

Nicole Frank (M)

Human Resources Manager

Dave Jones, Inc.
2225 Kilgust Road
Madison, WI 53713

Dave Nettum

Assistant Vice President - Claims

Argent, A Division of West Bend
N25 W23645 Watertown Rd.
Waukesha, WI 53188
Phone: (262) 309-6650

Scott Redman (L)

Plumbers and Gas Fitters Local 75

11175 W. Parkland Avenue
Milwaukee, WI 53224
Phone: 414-359-1310
Fax: 414-359-1323

Brad Schwanda (L)

UAW Region 4

680 Barclay Blvd.
Lincolnshire, IL 60069
Phone: 847-459-3888

John Tindall (M)

Director of Client Claim Advocacy

Integrated Risk Solutions
2120 Pewaukee Blvd. Suite #202
Waukesha, WI 53188
Phone: 262-523-9600

Monica Thomas (L)

United Steel Workers, District 2

1533 Grange Avenue
Racine, WI 53405
262-635-8542

Liaison to Council - H.J. Waukau

Manager, Advocacy & Regulatory Affairs

Wisconsin Medical Society
2450 Rimrock Road Ste. 101
Madison, WI 53713
608-442-3807

Ex-Officio Legislative Member - James Edming

State Representative

Room 109 West, State Capitol
P O Box 8952
Madison, WI 53708
Phone: (608) 266-7506
Fax: (608) 282-3687

Ex-Officio Legislative Member - Stephen L. Nass

State Senator

Room 10 South
State Capitol
P O Box 7882
Madison, WI 53707-7882
Phone: (608) 266-2635
Fax: 608-282-3560

Liaison to Council - Thomas Moore

Government Affairs

Wisconsin Chiropractic Assoc.
22 E. Mifflin St., Ste 1010
Madison WI 53703
Phone: (608) 294-1278
Fax: (608) 256-6222

Liaison to Council - Lisa Ellinger

Vice President, Public Policy

Wisconsin Hospital Association
5510 Research Park Drive
Madison, WI 53711
Phone: (608) 274-1820
Fax: (608) 274-8554

Liaison to Council - Annie Early

Government Affairs Consultant

Wisconsin Physical Therapy Association
111 South Hamilton Street, Ste 200
Madison, WI 53703
Phone: (608) 259-1212 ext. 3