Contact Information

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The view the contact information for the Iowa Division of Workers' Compensation (DWC) generally or an individual staff member, click on the corresponding link below:

DWC Phone

Toll-Free:  800-645-4583

Local:  515-725-4120

For deaf and hard of hearing, use Relay 711.

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DWC Fax

515-281-6501

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Assistant Workers' Compensation Commissioner

Penny Maxwell
Phone: 515-725-3836
Email: penny.maxwell@iwd.iowa.gov

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Administration

Sandy Breckenridge
Administrative Secretary
Phone: 515-725-3820
Email: sandra.breckenridge@iwd.iowa.gov

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Compliance Administrators

Please contact the compliance administrator with questions for individuals according to the first letter of the last name as indicated below. 

Hope Winegardner
​Phone: 515-725-3835
Email: hope.winegardner@iwd.iowa.gov

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Deputy Workers' Compensation Commissioners

To email a deputy, click on the link that corresponds with the deputy's email address below.

For attorneys and parties in contested case proceedings, remember to cc all opposing counsel and any unrepresented parties to all emails you send to a deputy regarding the contested case proceeding.

James F. Christenson
Email: james.christenson@iwd.iowa.gov

Jessica Cleereman
Email: jessica.cleereman@iwd.iowa.gov

Stephanie J. Copley
Email: stephanie.copley@iwd.iowa.gov

James Elliott
Email: james.elliott@iwd.iowa.gov

Erica J. Fitch
Email: erica.fitch@iwd.iowa.gov

Jennifer Gerrish-Lampe
Email: jennifer.gerrish-lampe@iwd.iowa.gov

William Grell
Email: william.grell@iwd.iowa.gov

Ben Humphrey
Email: ben.humphrey@iwd.iowa.gov

Michael Lunn
Email: michael.lunn@iwd.iowa.gov

Heather L. Palmer
Email: heather.palmer@iwd.iowa.gov

Erin Q. Pals
Email: erin.pals@iwd.iowa.gov 

Andrew Phillips
Email: andrew.phillips@iwd.iowa.gov 

Joe Walsh
Email: joseph.walsh@iwd.iowa.gov 

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Hearing Scheduler

Siri Chanthavong
Email: siri.chanthavong@iwd.iowa.gov​
Phone: 515-725-3842

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Appeals Administrator

Brenda Johnston
Email: brenda.johnston@iwd.iowa.gov
Phone: 515-725-3843
Fax: 515-281-6501

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Docket Clerks

Please contact the docket clerk with questions for individuals according to the first letter of the last name as indicated below. 

Jennifer Brown
Docket Clerk
Last name beginning with A - K
​Phone: 515-725-3844
Fax: 515-281-6501
Email: jennifer.brown@iwd.iowa.gov

Julie Hinners
Docket Clerk
Last name beginning with L - Z
​Phone: 515-725-3841
Fax: 515-281-6501
Email: julie.hinners@iwd.iowa.gov 

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Word Processors

Shelly Moore
Word Processor
Email: moore.shelly@iwd.iowa.gov

Stephanie Stoltz
Word Processor
Email: stephanie.stoltz@iwd.iowa.gov

Kristi Williamson
Word Processor
Email: kristi.williamson@iwd.iowa.gov

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