Pamela Lewis

Pam Lewis was appointed Director of the Missouri Division of Workers’ Compensation in April 2022 after joining the State in July 2021. She has over 25 years of experience in the insurance industry focusing primarily on workers’ compensation claims, leadership, auditing and training. Past roles have included eight years of service at CorVel Corporation advancing to Vice President, Claims Unit, and 13 years of service with Hartford Financial Services. Movement within the industry has provided her with a broad experience with insurance carriers, third party administrators, assigned risk programs, and brokers in Missouri, Kansas, Iowa, Minnesota, Nebraska, South Dakota, and Wisconsin. In her current role as Director, she is responsible for the Division’s $10 million administrative budget, programs payments, and monitoring expenditures while the Division moves forward with modernizing its missions and legacy software system. She is currently serving as th ePresident of the Central States Regional Association and various committees for the International Association of Industrial Accident Boards and Commissions. Pam was born and raised in Kansas City, MO where she graduated from the University of Missouri-Kansas with a bachelor’s in business administration.