Injured Patients and Families Compensation Fund Board of Governors

​Last Updated: April 26, 2018

​​​​​General Information

The 13-member Board of Governors is chaired by the Commissioner of Insurance or his/her delegate. The board membership is comprised​​​ of:

  • Three insurance industry representatives appointed by the Commissioner of Insurance
  • Four public members appointed by the Governor (at least two of whom are not lawyers or doctors and are not professionally associated with any hospital or insurance company)
  • One member named by the Wisconsin Association for Justice, formerly the Wisconsin Academy of Trial Lawyers
  • One member named by the State Bar Association
  • Two members named by the Wisconsin Medical Society
  • One member named by the Wisconsin Hospital Association

​​Current Board Membership

Gregory Banaszynski, Public Member

Carla Borda, Public Member

Angela Dentice, Wisconsin Association for Justice

Kim Hurtz, Public Member

Robert Jaeger, M.D., Wisconsin Medical Society

David Maurer, Industry Representative

David R. Nelson, Industry Representative

Linda Syth, Wisconsin Medical Society

Ralph Topinka, Wisconsin Hospital Association

Sridhar V. Vasudevan, M.D., Public Member

John Walsh, State Bar of Wisconsin

Vacant, Industry Representative


The Board is assisted by an Underwriting and Actuarial Committee, a Legal Committee, a Claims Committee, an Investment/Finance and Audit Committee, a Risk Management Committee, and a Peer Review Council. The Board and its committees meet quarterly.

For more information about the Fund's Board of Governors, contact John Macy at 608-266-6830 or​

​Questions? ​​Contact the Fund at 608-266-6830 or​