Louisiana Workforce Commission Executive Director Ava Dejoie announced the appointment of Sheral Kellar as director of the Office of Workers’ Compensation Administration. Two other key appointments were also made: Cathy Wells as LWC deputy executive director and chief of staff and Bennett Soulier as chief financial officer. Kellar was most recently the chief workers’ comp judge for the OWCA. She is also a licensed attorney with more than 25 years of experience in labor, employment and workers’ compensation law. Kellar serves as a member of the Board of Directors and the Curriculum Committee of the National Association of Workers’ Compensation Lawyers. In July 2015, Louisiana Chief Justice Bernette J. Johnson appointed Kellar to the Louisiana State Bar Association’s Access to Justice Commission.
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