In the Spotlight: Margaret Spence

Margaret Spence, VP at-Large-Professional Development for the 2012 GMSHRM Board.

Margaret Spence, CWC, RMPE - President/CEO of Douglas Claims & Risk Consultants, Inc. and the author of - From Workers' Comp Claimant to Valued Employee. Margaret is a Board Certified Workers' Compensation Consultant, Speaker and Trainer who ranks among the experts in the field of injury management and return to work implementation. Margaret holds a designation in Public Entity Risk Management; she is a licensed adjuster and a licensed property and casualty agent. 

She has a Bachelors and Master’s degree in Psychology and is currently completing a Masters in Human Resources Law and Organizational Leadership from Columbia Southern University. Margaret is a national speaker on aligning workers’ compensation best practices with prudent HR policies. She also speaks on disability management, employee safety, wellness and strategic organizational leadership.

She currently serves as 2012 VP of Professional Development and has been on the Executive GMSHRM Board since 2011. You may contact her at