2019 Annual Conference
Theme: “Change Before You Have To”– Jack Welch

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Please direct any questions about the conference to contact@tnselfinsurers.org.

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CONFERENCE

Thursday-Friday, September 5-6th

Embassy Suites – Nashville South Cool Springs, Franklin, TN

Map & Directions

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CONFERENCE

Thursday-Friday, September 5-6th

Embassy Suites – Nashville South Cool Springs, Franklin, TN

Map & Directions

Book a Room

2019 Conference Schedule

Thursday, September 5th (Birch-Chestnut-Poplar-Redbud-Sycamore)

1:00-2:00 – Registration

2:00–3:00 – Session 1: Change Management

  • John Porcari – Third River Partners, LLC

3:00-3:30 – Break | Vendor Booths | KCOTN Silent Auction

3:30–4:30 – Bureau of Workers’ Compensation Panel Update

  • Abbie Hudgens – Administrator, Bureau of Workers’ Compensation
  • Dr. Robert Snyder – Medical Director, Bureau of Workers’ Compensation
  • Kenneth Switzer – Chief Judge, Bureau of Workers’ Compensation

4:30-6:00 – Welcome Reception

Friday, September 6th (Birch-Chestnut-Poplar-Redbud-Sycamore)

8:30-9:00 – Breakfast | Visit Vendor Booths | KCOTN Silent Auction

9:00–9:15 – Welcome & Update

  • Curt Gross  – TNSIA Chairperson
  • John Hayes – TNSIA Treasurer
  • Jill Talbert – TNSIA Executive Director

9:15–10:45 – Session 2: Data & Change

  • Patrick Stewart –  President, Innovu

10:45–11:15 – Break | Visit Vendor Booths | KCOTN Silent Auction Closes

11:15-12:00 – Employer Panel:  Change, what’s it good for?

  • Rodney Escobar – Director, Division of Claim and Risk Management, State of Tennessee
  • Robert Behnke – Director of Risk Management, Cracker Barrel Old Country Store, Inc.
  • Megan Zoeller – Director of Safety & Workers Compensation, Brookdale Senior Living
  • Angela Rucker – Occupational Care and Recovery Coordinator, International Paper Company
  • Darin Hampton – Occupational Care and Recovery Coordinator, International Paper Company

12:00-12:15 – Vendor Bingo Drawing & KCOTN Silent Auction Winner’s Pick-Up