B.S., Arizona State University, 1978
Major in biology
M.S., University of Wyoming, 1981
Gamma Sigma Delta Honor Society
Sigma Xi Scientific Research Society
Major in renewable natural resources management
University of the Pacific - McGeorge School of Law, 1982-1983
Completed first year
Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter
Designation received 1994
Claims Resource Management, Inc. 1990- Present
Assistant Vice President. Handles a wide variety of commercial casualty claims, including high exposure bodily injury and property damage claims. Specific areas of experience include construction defect, environmental impairment, toxic tort, professional E&O, wrongful termination, premises and auto. Performs audits for primary and excess carriers, reinsurers and self-insureds.
Continental Excess & Select 1988-1990
Senior Claims Auditor. Adjusted primary and excess general liability and property claims. Specialized in construction defect liability. Assistant manager of general liability claims unit.
Maryland Casualty Insurance Company 1987-1988
Senior Claims Representative. Handled a variety of primary commercial liability and property claims. Supervisor of fraud investigation unit.
CalFarm Insurance Company 1984-1987
Claims Representative. Served as multi-line field adjuster for San Diego and Los Angeles counties. Adjusted claims under automobile, homeowners, farmowners, inland marine and commercial package policies.
Waits, Britt & Wallace 1983
Law Clerk. Assisted attorneys with research and trial preparation on cases involving contract, insurance, tort, property, bankruptcy, tax, criminal and family law.
Arizona - License Number 939482
California - License Number 2G81752
Nevada - License Number 84183
Oregon - License Number 748419
Texas - License Number 1611794
Washington - License Number 765552