For Workers Compensation Questions Contact:
Worker's Compensation Program Bureau Chief - Lance Zanto - (406) 444-5689
Lance graduated from University of Montana with degrees in Finance and Economics. He has over 28 years of work experience in workers' compensation insurance, safety, and risk management in both public and private industry. Lance has received several awards in his career including the Harvard Kennedy School award for best workers' compensation system, twice receiving the Governor's Safety Award for Large Public and Private Employers and being voted Montana Safety Director of the Year by the Montana Motor Carriers Association. He is a past Board Member of the National Operation Lifesaver program, past board member and chairman of the Montana Motor Carrier's Association, and past member of the American Trucking Association's Safety and Loss Prevention management council. He is a past member of the WorkSafeMT board of directors. He currently is the Chairman of the Board of Directors for Montana State Fund, Montana's largest workers' compensation insurer. He also serves on the Montana University system workers' compensation board of directors and is the management co-chair of the Governor's Labor Management Advisory Council.;
Lance is currently responsible for the management of the State Government's workers' compensation program. He enjoys restoring old cars, boating, snowmobiling, and spending time with his wife Lynn and daughters Shae and Leigh.