Honorable Patricia Jean Clisham is the Manager of the Director’s Office for the Division of Workers’ Compensation, Department of Labor & Employment, State of Colorado. She is also a Prehearing Administrative Law Judge for the Division of Workers’ Compensation, conducting prehearings and settlement conferences. Ms. Clisham has been involved in workers’ compensation since 1981, when she was appointed an Administrative Law Judge deciding workers’ compensation cases. From 1988 to 2014, she was a workers’ compensation practitioner specializing in complex workers’ compensation cases. She has also extensively lectured on matters dealing with workers’ compensation law.