With more than 20 years of experience in the insurance industry, Melissa Lykins serves as Vice President of Claims with Lovitt & Touché.
Melissa is passionate about assisting employers with all aspects of their Workers’ Compensation program, including proactive claim management, return to work programs, litigation management, EMOD analysis/forecasting and creative problem solving. She has extensive knowledge of multi-state rules and regulations, working with employers in a wide range of industries including construction, manufacturing, healthcare and tribal entities.
A Certified Workers’ Compensation Professional, Melissa also oversees the agency’s claims advocates to ensure Lovitt & Touché provides the highest level of service.
Melissa joined Lovitt & Touché in 1994 as a Workers’ Compensation Adjuster. As the agency grew, she developed and expanded her role, advancing to Vice President of Claims.
Melissa is an Arizona native and enjoys spending time with her husband and three children. Whether she is attending a Future Farmers of America event with her daughter, serving at church or relaxing at the family vacation home in Overgaard, Melissa seizes any opportunity to experience life with her family.