Contact Workers' Compensation

COVID-19 Update: Please note that Department of Labor offices are closed due to COVID-19. If you need to contact Workers' Compensation Division, please do so by phone . 


Workers' Compensation Division
5 Green Mountain Drive
PO Box 488 Montpelier
VT 05601-0488

Phone: (802) 828-2286
Fax: (802)- 828-2195

Director of Workers’ Compensation and Safety
J. Stephen Monahan, Esq.
(802) 828-2138

Administrative Law Judges:

Conduct formal hearings, issue decisions, receive appeals.

  • Stephen Brown, Esq. (802) 828-4043
  • Beth DeBernardi, Esq. (802) 828-2996
Specialist I's:

Answer general questions, data entry,  wage computations, denials, compensation agreement.

  • Lindsay Choiniere (802) 828-2993
  • Muriel Landis (802) 828-2206
  • Heather Judd (802) 828-2995
Specialist II's:

Handle disputed claims and claims issues compensability, Form 27’s and Form 2 denials for pre-authorization & mental stress claims. 

  • Anne Coutermarsh  (802) 828-0441
  • Mary Sarazin  (802) 828-2742
  • Julie Mercier  (802) 828-1345
  • Paula Liberty  (802) 828-1119
  • Sue Courchaine (802) 828-4362
Vocattional Rehabilitation Specialist:

Monitor VR, handle disputed VR, VR denials, VR discontinuances, VR counselor certifications, medical fee schedule disputes:

Contact: Trudy Smith (802) 828-2991

Administration:
  • Form 5’s Contact: Anastasia Kanishcheva (802) 828-2286 
  • Coverage Tracking, Exclusions Contact:  Sonja Darling (802) 828-2287, or Trudy Smith (802) 828-2991
  • Administrative Support Staff Contact: Charlotte Tyler (802) 828-2149

Contact Information

COVID-19 Update: Department of Labor offices are currently closed due to COVID-19. Please contact the Department by phone.

Vermont Department of Labor
5 Green Mountain Drive
P.O. Box 488
Montpelier, 05601-0488
(802) 828-4000

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