David A. McGowan, WCCP, CAWC

Managing Director, Claims and Disability Management

David McGowan has more than 25 years of insurance experience, where he has worked in a variety of claims leadership positions for large national carriers and a self-insured organization. He began his career at CompWest in 2009, serving as claims manager and later claims director.
McGowan holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of California at Irvine. He has earned his Certified Authority in Workers’ Compensation (CAWC) designation, as well as the Workers’ Compensation Claims Administrator (WCCA), Workers’ Compensation Claims Professional (WCCP) and the California Self-Insurance Administrator designations. He currently serves on the Board of Directors for the California Workers’ Compensation Institute (CWCI).