The Workers Compensation Institute (WCI), the national leader in workers’ compensation education, announced today the appointment of Julie Fetherman as Associate Executive Director. In addition, 13 industry leaders have been appointed to form the institute’s first board of advisors.
Fetherman joins WCI’s leadership team, which also includes: James N. McConnaughhay, Founder and General Chair of WCI, and Steven A. Rissman, Founder and Program Chair of Workers’ Compensation Educational Conference.
Fetherman began as Associate Executive Director of WCI on November 1. She brings more than 20 years of experience selling ancillary services within the workers’ compensation industry. Most recently, she served as Vice President for National Sales with Paradigm, where she oversaw support for injured workers, insurers and employers, in the coordination of safe and cost-effective recoveries from work-related injuries.