The Oregon Workers’ Compensation Claims Association (WCCA) is a professional organization whose mission is to provide education and training on issues relevant to the professional goals of those we serve.

From the entire WCCA Board we would like to wish you all a Happy New Year! We are very excited for 2018 and all the events we have planned. Get out your calendars and check off the list below as we start the new year.

2018-2019 Schedule of Events

February 14, 2018 Luncheon

March 14, 2018 Luncheon

April 10, 2018 Spring Seminar in Wilsonville

May 9, 2018 Luncheon

August 28, 2018 Golf Tournament

October 9, 2018 Fall Seminar in Wilsonville

November 14, 2018 Luncheon

December 12, 2018 Holiday Party

Registration is now open for our February Luncheon.

We have a great presentation lined up for our February 14th Luncheon. Our speaker Joseph Noel, PT CEO with ION Physical Therapy, will be sharing with us “Understanding Knee Injuries: The Role of Physical Therapy in Workers’ Comp”.

Sponsored by:

Our board is pleased to announce the addition of Barb Rempfer with Port of Portland who will be taking on the role of secretary this year.

If you have other members on your teams that would like to be included in the WCCA announcements please let us know via email and we can add them to the email distribution list. We don’t want anyone to miss out in 2018!!

We look forward to seeing you all in February and at the events that follow.

Here’s to a successful 2018 for us all!!

Thank you,


WCCA President

2018 WCCA Board

Debbie Collins – ExamWorks

Barb Renfro – Port of Portland

Professional Member
Jeanette Decker – Providence MCO

Ken Wagner – MES Solutions

Eric Dienberg – UPS

Past President
Laurel Hensley – Sather, Byerly & Holloway, LLP

Member(s) at Large

TBA- Coming Soon- people you will know and like, hopefully just as much as we do!!

In loving memory for her dedication and commitment to the people involved with the WCCA

Melissa Schnell – City of Portland

June 7th, 1964 to May 13th, 2017