The Importance of Legislative Advocacy

14 Sep 2017
2:00 pm - 3:15 pm
Flying Cloud, Lake Tahoe Resort

The Importance of Legislative Advocacy

Employers have a responsibility to be aware of the status of legislation which may impact their agency, coverage lines, employees and resources.  This session will provide a discussion of how bills are presented, how to stay current and how they can change. The importance of the employer’s involvement and understanding of the process can be key to positive outcomes

 At the completion of this session, attendees will be able to:

  • Understand the impact of legislative activity on your industry/resources/employees and community
  • Recognize who is proposing legislation and why
  • Act on pending legislation, make your concerns and support known


  • Janet Selby, Executive Director, North Bay Schools Insurance Authority
  • Julianne Broyles, Legislative Advocate, California Association of Joint Powers Authorities
  • William M. Clayton, Director, Loss Control at Keenan & Associates
  • Mark Rakich, Chief Consultant, Committee on Insurance

Moderator: Jacquelyn Miller, Manager, Workers’ Compensation, Bickmore

Interest areas: Legislative, General Interest