New Member Joins WCAB

Colleen Casey has joined the seven-member Workers' Compensation Appeals Board (WCAB) following her appointment by Governor Pete Wilson.

Casey, since 1991, was an attorney with the San Francisco law firm of Casey and Associates, where specialized in executive compensation, retirement plans, and employee benefits. She previously worked as an attorney for several other Bay Area law firms.

Casey also has served as a member of the Bay Conservation and Development Commission. She earned a bachelor's degree in English from the University of California, Berkeley in 1979 and a law degree from Golden Gate University in 1982.

Casey's appointment must be confirmed by the state Senate.