Senior Building Consultant
Jim has a broad background of insurance and construction related experience. He has worked as an adjuster, reinspector, trainer, and manager on residential and commercial claims. His experience involves both staff and catastrophe related claims, handling losses from hurricanes, floods, fires, hailstorms, and earthquakes.
Jim possesses outstanding presentation skills which is a positive influence regarding industry related negotiations.
His thirty plus years within the insurance industry has given him expertise in roofing inspections, damage identification, mitigation and drying, dispute resolution, estimatics, estimate review and analytics.
Jim’s experience owning a custom home building company gives him the experience needed to understand construction management and how it related to insurance losses. He has been responsible for multi-million-dollar property claims and high end residential construction projects.
Howard County Junior College – Big Spring, TexasLed a group of building consultants that inspected the college campus and related buildings for hail damage. This included administration buildings, classrooms, residence halls, theaters, maintenance building, sports facilities, and large agricultural complexes. Prepared multi-million-dollar estimates and valuations for a variety of buildings and structures.
City Bella on Lyndale – Richfield, MinnesotaConsulted on large water loss for a sixteen story multi-use residential and retail complex. Managed mitigation and restoration of twenty-nine retail and residential units, including elevators, fire safety systems, and common areas. Coordinated between multiple mitigation vendors, restoration vendors, and adjusters.
- 2017-Present – Senior Building Consultant – RMC Group
- 2011-2017 – Claim Trainer – State Farm Insurance
- 1995-2011 – Claim Reinspector – State Farm Insurance
- 1986- 1995 – Claim Specialist – State Farm Insurance
- 1985 Bachelors in Business, Tarleton State University, Stephenville, TX