Monthly Archives: May 2015

Women in Comp: Melissa Campesi

This month’s Women in Comp featured executive is Melissa Campesi, CEO and Chairman of the Board of Louisiana Commerce and Trade Association Self-Insurer’s Fund (LCTA). Campesi sat down with Louisiana Comp Blog to discuss her impressive and varied career, plus her unique blend of rural and urban sensibilities and LCTA’s new plan to convert from an SIF to a standard carrier.

In legislative news:

The state Senate Health and Welfare Committee advanced a measure this week that could lead to Louisiana expanding Medicaid in some form under the ACA.

In research news:

Preliminary data from NCCI has revealed that workers’ comp insurers industry-wide are posting the first underwriting profit since 2006.

In local news:

Van Ness Feldman has announced that former Senator Mary Landrieu will be joining the firm as a Senior Policy Advisor.