Central States Association

The Central States Association is an association of jurisdictional workers' compensation agencies from the central region of the U.S., including Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota, and Wisconsin. To learn more, view the Constitution of the Central States Association.

The leaders of the Central States Association are from member jurisdictions, and are voted on by the membership to one year terms. 

President Jessica Stimac, Minnesota Department of Labor and Industry
Vice President Joann Fratianni-Atsaves, Illinois Workers' Compensation Commission

Central States Association Spring Seminar

The Central States Association will hold its next Spring Seminar June 14 -15, 2018 in Madison, Wisconsin. We hope to see you there.

Presentations from 2017 Spring Seminar

A Tale of Two Cities, BJ Dernbach and Joann Fratianni-Atsaves
Constitutional Challenges, Larry Karns
The Grand Bargain, Allen Kassebaum
NCCI Legislative Trends, Susan Schulte
SWOT Analysis, Jennifer Wolf Horejsh