LUBA Workers’ Comp has named Russell Michiels as Claims Manager. Michiels will oversee all claims operations and medical bill reviews, ensure compliance with state and federal insurance regulations and assist with securing the company’s catastrophic reinsurance coverage. Michiels has been with LUBA since 2007 and has over 27 years of experience in the insurance industry. He began at the company as a Senior Claims Supervisor and was then promoted to Assistant Claims Manager, a position he has held since 2010. Michiels is a graduate of Louisiana State University.