Wilmic
Staff Board of Directors Katja Kunzke Joyce R.H. Neumaier Sally E. Anderson Stephanie Williams Brian C. Anderson Thomas J. Watson Frank Zillner Patricia A. Lehner Linda Budziszewski Jane Harder Joe McCarthy John S. Bubolz Noreen J. Parrett John E. Danner Linda C. de la Mora Marna M. Tess-Mattner John P. Miller William J. Mulligan Anne E. Ross Thomas R. Schumacher Thomas S. Sleik Mark Pennow Kevin J. Palmersheim George Brown Katja Kunzke
Katja Kunzke
Joyce R.H. Neumaier
Sally E. Anderson
Stephanie Williams
Brian C. Anderson
Thomas J. Watson
Frank Zillner
Patricia A. Lehner
Linda Budziszewski
Jane Harder
Joe McCarthy
John S. Bubolz
Noreen J. Parrett
John E. Danner
Linda C. de la Mora
Marna M. Tess-Mattner
John P. Miller
William J. Mulligan
Anne E. Ross
Thomas R. Schumacher
Thomas S. Sleik
Mark Pennow
Kevin J. Palmersheim
George Brown
Katja Kunzke

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Katja Kunzke
President and Chief Executive Officer


Katja Kunzke is the President and CEO. She joined WILMIC in 1989 as head of the claims department and held that position until 2003. Katja is a former member of the ABA Committee on Lawyers Professional Liability in addition to being a member of the State Bar of Wisconsin and the Dane County Bar Association.


Sally E. Anderson
Vice President - Claims

Sally E. Anderson is Vice President-Claims at Wisconsin Lawyers Mutual Insurance Company in Madison, Wisconsin. A Marquette University Law grad, Sally practiced law in Milwaukee for 15 years prior to joining WILMIC. She is a member of the State Bar of Wisconsin and the Dane County Bar Association, and an associate member of the Milwaukee Bar Association. She is a former chair and current member of the Law Office Management Section Board, is a former member and chair of the State Bar Convention Committee, and a contributing special topic author to The Lawyer's Desk Guide to Preventing Legal Malpractice, published by the ABA Standing Committee on Lawyers' Professional Liability.



Brian C. Anderson
Claims Counsel


Brian C. Anderson, is Claims Counsel for Wisconsin Lawyers Mutual Insurance Company, a professional liability insurance carrier in Madison, Wisconsin. He works with lawyers in resolving malpractice claims made against policyholders. Before joining Wisconsin Lawyers Mutual in 2003, Anderson practiced personal injury law and served as legal counsel for an insurance company in Madison. He began his career in general practice in Janesville.

Mr. Anderson has written and lectured on legal topics relating to law firm risk management and legal malpractice.

He earned his J.D. in 1992 from the University of Wisconsin-Madison Law School and his B.S. in 1989 also from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He is a member of the State Bar of Wisconsin and the Dane County Bar Association.



Thomas J. Watson
Senior Vice President and Director of Marketing and Communications


Thomas J. Watson is the Senior Vice President and Director of Marketing and Communications.  He is a 1981 Marquette University graduate with a degree in Journalism and Broadcast Communications, and a 2002 graduate of Marquette University Law School. He was in private practice in Madison, focusing primarily on Family Law, before joining Wisconsin Lawyers Mutual. Tom is a member of the State Bar of Wisconsin and the Dane County Bar Association. He is also a member of the State Bar's Communications Committee. Tom worked in radio news and public relations prior to attending law school.