Sign in

Insurance Claims Adjuster

Pensacola, Florida, United States
August 10, 2018

Contact this candidate


Resume Patrick Devney

Indpendent Insurance Adjuster 2015-to Present: Bodily Injury and Auto Experience. Audatex Trained, Wind and Hail Trained. Mechanicals Trained.

Experience: Indpendent Insurance Adjuster, Business Owner, Director of Purchasing with 20 million annual spend, Regional Retail Manager-Marine Corps Exchange/Navy MWR Hospitality Division. Full P&L, HR, Purchasing, Training, Sales and Profit responsibilities.

Demonstrated award winning strengths in decision making ability and independent judgment by establishing Plans, Actions and Milestones and achieving the following loss to profit turnarounds:

Naval Station San Diego-$200k & Most Improved (Navy wide) Facility, Sustained Superior Performance Award.

Naval Education Training Command $186k in six months & self-help renovations

Naval Submarine Base Kitsap, WA, $500k takeover of contract operations 120+ staff, Secretary of the Navy Award.

Marine Corps Camp Pendleton, Regional “Branch Manager” Hospitality Division-Secretary of the Navy Awards.

Demonstrated skills at Improving Service, Decreasing Costs, Improving Morale and Profit measured by financial turnarounds and quality awards. These successes were accomplished by removing performance obstacles, mentoring staff, clarifying objectives into realistic achievable and meaningful terms, team building and application of best practices.

Demonstrated Outstanding Business Social Acumen, shown by Flag Level (Admiral) briefings, Budgets with Budget Narratives, Culture Change via new hires and process changes, Superior Communication Skills exercised with Advisory Boards, Town Hall Meetings, Congressional Inquiry (replies) and at a host of other internal and external customer touch points. Financial Turnarounds at 4 DoD Installations.

Customer Service: Retail Business Owner, 5 years High End Country Club Senior Management, 10 years Restaurant to Regional Responsibilities, Training, HR, Responsible for Profits, 10 years Department of Defense.

Work History: 2017: September-October, Catastrophe Independent Adjustor. Best I.R.S. Adjuster contracted to State Farm Auto Claims to support Hurricanes Harvey and Irma claims, then work other licensed states. Negotiate and settle claims. Licenses: NC-SC-GA-FL-AL-MS-LA-TX-OK-MN, and AZ. Assignment ended.

2017: Janurary-Februrary Independent Adjuster, Auto-Bodily Injury Claims. Negotiate and settle claims. Wardlaw Catastrophe Claims Service, contracted to State Farm. Assignment ended.

Jan 2016-Dec 2016: Independent Auto Bodily Injury Claims. Negotiate and settle claims. Worley Catastrophe Claims Services, contracted to State Farm. Assignment ended.

2015-July to December: Training and Independent Insurance Adjuster. Licensing, Worley Wind and Hail & State Farm, NITCA, Florida CEU requirements.

2014-July to 2015 July: Investor & Opening Manager for “The Tin Cow” Tallahassee Florida.

2005-April to June-2014: Owner, The Wine Seller & Dream Lodge Gifts, Rochester, MN. Sold.

2003-2004: Director of Purchasing for the Beverly Hills Hilton, $20 million annual Food and Beverage Spend. Negotiate contracts, consolidate contracts, complete renovation/construction purchasing needs.

Department of Defense (Civilian) ten years promoted to Regional Manager (GS-13).

Certificates: Catastrophe Claims Wind/Hail, Worley Claims Service. CRU/Tower Hill Residential Field Reviewer -- TWIA/TFPA Residential Field Adjuster (Texas Wind Insurance Association). State Farm Auto & BI

Education: National Insurance Producer Registry #17697619 with 11 active all lines insurance adjusting licenses (Workman’s Comp, Property & Casualty) Creighton University, Omaha, NE, BA. Post Graduate Business Management University of Michigan and Cal Poly, Ramona, CA Naval Submarine Base-Bangor-Senior Manager Financial and Management

Awards: Department of Defense (USN) Sustained Superior Performance Award Secretary of the Navy Award for Most Improved Facility-Turnaround Management. Sustained Superior Performance Turnaround Management. Secretary of the Navy Four Star Awards 1986, 1987, 1991, 1992

Contact this candidate