Claims Management THOUGHT LEADERS
Robin Roberson is the president and co-founder of Goose & Gander.co, a boutique consulting firm focused on enabling rapid growth and adoption of emerging technologies. As previous CEO and co-founder of WeGoLook, she grew the business to over 45,000 global independent contractors.
Stephen Applebaum, managing partner, Insurance Solutions Group, is a subject matter expert and thought leader providing consulting, advisory, research and strategic M&A services to participants across the entire North American property/casualty insurance ecosystem.
Christine is a principal and claims management consultant in the Boston office of Milliman. She joined the firm in 1996. Christine offers claims expertise in a wide variety of property and casualty lines of business, including workers' compensation, general liability, professional liability and property for multi-line property and casualty insurers, captives, self-insureds and risk-retention groups.
Bob Wilson is a founding partner, president and CEO of WorkersCompensation.com, based in Sarasota, Fla. He has presented at seminars and conferences on a variety of topics, related to both technology within the workers' compensation industry and bettering the workers' comp system through improved employee/employer relations and claims management techniques.
Chris Burand is president and owner of Burand & Associates, LLC, a management consulting firm specializing in the property-casualty insurance industry. Chris is recognized as a leading consultant for agency valuations and is one of very few consultants with a certification in business appraisal. His other services include producer compensation plans, E&O carrier-approved procedure reviews and agency strategic planning.
Christopher B. Hess is a partner in the Pittsburgh office of RWH Myers, specializing in the preparation and settlement of large and complex property and business interruption insurance claims for companies in the chemical, mining, manufacturing, communications, financial services, health care, hospitality and retail industries.
J. Bradley Young is a partner with the St. Louis law firm of Harris, Dowell, Fisher & Harris, where he is the manager of the workers' compensation defense group and represents self-insured companies and insurance carriers in the defense of workers’ compensation claims in both Missouri and Illinois.