Bryon Bass, CLMS

Sedgwick

SVP Disability and Absence Management

About

Mr. Bass is senior vice president, workforce absence. In this position, he is responsible for overseeing disability and absence management product standards and compliance, strategic project management, program implementation, and centralized disability accommodation services. Previously, Bryon was the director of integrated disability management at Pacific Gas and Electric where he oversaw companywide integrated delivery of disability and absence management services, comprised of self-insured/self-administered workers’ compensation, fitness for duty, leave of absence, accommodation and time-off programs.

With more than 25 years in the industry, Bryon has amassed a wide range of experience in health and productivity management, both from an employer human resources & benefits perspective as well as third party administration. His responsibilities have included client relationships, service operations and product management for disability and absence management products. Bryon is active as an author and seminar leader dealing with topics including: mental health, short/long-term disability, FMLA/leave of absence, paid leave, corporate health and wellness strategies, workers compensation, and integrated disability program design.