Project Consultant - Matthew "Matt" Bryant, Chief Executive of WorkComp Strategies, LLC, has been hired to lead the planning phase of the Information System Modernization
Project titled, DigiComp.
Matthew Bryant is principal owner of WorkComp Strategies, LLC. Matt has over 18 years of professional experience, with a focus on project management, process analysis and redesign, and
strategic planning. Bryant is a licensed attorney and a certified professional project manager. Additionally he served as Director of the Virginia Workers Compensation Commission including
serving as liaison to Virginia General Assembly, Commerce and Labor Committees.
As the director of the Program Management Office for the Virginia Workers Compensation from 1998 to 2010, Matt was responsible for the design and implementation of integrated Electronic
Data Interchange reporting, claims management, adjudication and insurance compliance business-process and software-development projects.
Matt has an active law practice with an emphasis on general corporate matters and workers’ compensation regulatory issues. The Division has employed WorkComp Strategies LLC, lead by Matthew
Bryant to assist in the planning phase. Matt and his team from WorkComp Strategies LLC, have been involved in several similar projects and will provide independent advice on selecting the
right design for the new system. Matt and his team of experts have completed projects in the state of Tennessee Division of Workers Compensation (program reform project); Workers Compensation
Board of Saskatchewan (claims system implementation project); Louisiana Workforce Commission (Second Injury Fund Analysis and RFP project); Pennsylvania Department of Labor and Industry,
Bureau of workers Compensation (EDI analysis for claims system replacement project); the Virginia Workers Compensation Commission (system modernization project); and the Kansas Division of
Workers Compensation in 2010-2011 documenting its current dispute system and working on a general digitization strategy.
Senior Technical Analyst - Martin Erb is a graduate of the University of Virginia who received a Bachelor of City Planning (extended BA) with an emphasis in computer science. He has
also completed post graduate courses in accounting, programming and systems analysis and design from Virginia Commonwealth University.
Martin advises and assists businesses in changing their information technology. He guides corporate leaders in providing service stability and flexibility to enable growth and profitability.
Martin also provides information technology management best practices education and helps to direct product development.
Erb is Senior Technical Analyst for WorkComp Strategies, LLC.
Senior Technical Analyst - Greg Krohm, PhD, CPCU, ARM, has been actively involved in the field of workers' compensation for over twenty-five years. Greg serves as the Director
of Research for WorkComp Strategies, guiding the firm's data and analytics program. He served as director of the Wisconsin Division of Workers' Compensation and executive director of the
International Association of Industrial Accident Boards and Commissions. A well respected author and speaker, Greg has a PhD in Economics and holds the CPCU and ARM insurance designations.