Joan Marquis is a Phi Beta Kappa graduate of the University of New Hampshire where she studied in the Honors Program majoring in Psychology. She earned a post-graduate paralegal certificate from an ABA approved residency program in Philadelphia concentrating in Administrative and Public Law. Her early career was focused on management consulting including strategic planning and media relations. Her research was used by Fortune 500 companies and appeared in publications including Chief Executive and The Wall Street Journal. Joan’s passion for regulatory law brought her to the Workers’ Compensation arena where she learned from the ground up beginning as a claims examiner in 2002. In her current role as Compliance Manager for Sedgwick she oversees all compliance issues for Maine claims handled across the national company. Joan helped develop the Maine Workers’ Compensation Adjuster Exam launched in 2018. She is a lifetime Girl Scout, Troop Leader and catechist in her parish. On the weekend you will find her with her family skiing, boating or walking their Australian Shepherd.