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
**March 14, 2018 Luncheon – 1.0 Credit
Topic: “Investigating and Defending Sexual Harassment Claims in the Workplace”.
Steve Starkel, President of Miles Investigations
Kelly J. Niemeyer, Partner at Reinisch Wilson and Weier
Crowne Plaza in Lake Oswego
DATE: Wednesday – March 14, 2018
TIME: 11:15 AM – Registration
11:30 AM – Lunch
12:00 PM – Speaker
LOCATION: Crowne Plaza in Lake Oswego
14811 Kruse Oaks Drive
Lake Oswego, OR 97035
Phone 503-624-8400 Fax 503-639-0857
COST: $30.00 Members/ $35.00 Non-Members
REGISTRATION: Online- https://www.wccaonline.org/events/luncheon-registration/
*All reserved seats must be paid for including no-shows, as WCCA pays for a guaranteed number of attendees.
PRE-REGISTER BY March 2, 2018
April 10, 2018 Spring Seminar in Wilsonville, Holiday Inn- Speaker Lineup to be announced shortly!!
May 9, 2018 Luncheon / The Crowne Plaza, Lake Oswego: Cliffton Bong, MD Infectious Disease Specialist thru Integrity Medical will do a MRSA discussion
August 28, 2018 Golf Tournament
October 9, 2018 Fall Seminar in Wilsonville, Holiday Inn
November 14, 2018 Luncheon- Topic to be announced Sponsored by Sunrise Medical Consultants
December 12, 2018 Holiday Party / Embassy Suites, Tigard
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 at all the events that follow.
Here’s to a successful 2018 for us all!!
2018 WCCA Board
Debbie Collins – ExamWorks
Barb Renpfer – Port of Portland
Jeanette Decker – Providence MCO
Ken Wagner – MES Solutions
Eric Dienberg – UPS
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