Heyl Royster

 


Heyl Royster

 

New Commissioner Appointed

10/1/19

On September 23, 2019, Governor Pritzker appointed Kathryn Doerries as a Commissioner of the Illinois Workers’ Compensation Commission. Commissioner Doerries will serve as a management commissioner on Panel A with Commissioners Tyrrell and Portela.

At the time of her appointment, Commissioner Doerries represented the interests of the Cook County Sheriff’s Office in employment matters as a Disciplinary Officer. Prior to that, Commissioner Doerries worked for the Illinois Attorney General’s Office in the Industrial Commission Bureau, where she defended state agencies before the IWCC.