Provides Opinion & Testimony In:
Property Casualty Insurance, Insurance, Insurance Claims, Bad Faith,Coverage Interpretation,
Expert No. 2897
Property/Casualty independent adjusting, claims consulting and expert testimony.
1988 – 2002
A Corporation (Division of Liberty Mutual Group)
Assistant Vice President – Property Casualty Claims
Management of 40 person staff including five managers handling claims in excess of $40 million per year. Claims included commercial property and auto claims as well as homeowners throughout California and Arizona. Responsible for budget, staffing, training, agency relations and quality control. Heavy coverage interpretation.
Property Casualty Claim Manager
Direct management of 100 person claim staff including resident investigators. Control of 4000 claim files.
1976 – 1988
American International Group
Regional Manager – Western Region
Responsibility for 14 claim offices, including jurisdiction over 400 employees, handling casualty, property and workers’ compensation claims.
Branch Claim Manager – San Diego
Direct management of a staff of 17 claim professionals handling a wide variety of property/casualty claims in San Diego and Imperial Counties.
1971 – 1976
Liberty Mutual Insurance Company
Field Claim Adjuster
Responsible for investigation and direct settlement of bodily injury and workers’ compensation claims.
University of California, San Diego
La Jolla, CA
B.A. Economics, 1970
Professional Qualifications & Training
California Adjuster’s License
Deposition and Courtroom Expert Testimony
Property/Casualty Coverage Interpretation
Liberty Mutual Claim School, 1971
Advanced Claim Training School, 1972
Insurance Educational Association
Comprehensive General Liability, 1976
Workers’ Compensation Advanced, 1977
Property Insurance, 1978
CPCU Risk Management, 1994
American International Management School, 1980, 1982, 1987
MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook
President, San Diego Claim Managers’ Forum, 1981