casualty claim director resume example with 20+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
  • Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK
  • H: (555) 432-1000
  • C:
  • Date of Birth:
  • India:
  • :
  • single:
Executive Profile
Seeking leadership position that will utilize my skills and experience, provide the organization excellent value, and continually provide challenging career growth and development.
Skill Highlights
  • Guest services
  • Inventory control procedures
  • Merchandising expertise
  • Loss prevention
  • Cash register operations
  • Product promotions
Core Accomplishments
Professional Experience
Casualty Claim Director, 08/2012 - Current
Braum's Ice Cream & Dairy Store (Oklahoma City, Ok) Chickasha, OK,
  • Accountable for team of up to 170 direct and indirect reports Responsible for Non-Injury Liability, First Party Medical and Support teams for the Central Plains Claim Zone Implemented Immediate Settlement Unit for the Non-Injury team, working with claims from all over the country, in a virtual environment, with a team from Gainesville.
  • Continued moving quality results, leading all zones in 2013 and 2014 in eight of nine phases, maintaining result in 2015 Identified communication gaps and utilized innovative technique in creating conversation with our associates.
  • Focused leadership development on new leaders within environment.
  • Found creative ways to culture our leadership development, including exchanges with internal and external leaders.
  • Continued to build partnerships with regions we serve, taking initiative to develop communication.
  • Created partnership with other six zone peers, initiating regular and frequent communication outside the formal meetings set by our technical partners.
Associate Claim Director, 04/2010 - 08/2012
Austin Peay State University Clarksville, TN,
  • Accountable for up to nine direct and 72 indirect reports Responsible for field and inside bodily injury teams for the Central Plains Claim Zone Developed and implemented strategy, improving overall customer satisfaction performance from 8.67 to 8.93.
  • Moved audit results from lower third in 2010 to upper third of all zones in 2012 Implemented strategy, improving early resolution performance from 24% in 2010 to 33.9% in July, 2012 Implemented leadership development and business planning process for claims team, focused on culture change, improved engagement and business planning for each teams operation and responsibility area.
  • Developed relationship with regional partners, attending meetings and presenting current claims strategy.
  • Served with the VIA serving as the lead for the Texas Community Involvement team.
Claim Manager, 02/2007 - 04/2010
St. Joseph Health Santa Ana, CA,
  • Held multiple manager roles including standard casualty and casualty/property litigation.
  • Developed and implemented Florida Front-End claim handling model Developed and implemented customer focused improvement within market including communication and relationship building technique.
  • Graduate of the 2009 South Eastern Region Emerging Leaders Program Developed quality Agency/Claims relationships in market area Assisted with the 2009 regional United Way campaign; Lead 2007 United Way Campaign for Florida Panhandle; assisted region in 2008 United Way Campaign.
Director, 09/2004 - 10/2006
Upward Unlimited Account Management City, STATE,
  • Responsible for account management activities for fast growing non-profit organization.
  • Upward provides resources for churches to conduct children's sports leagues.
  • Created a proactive, solution oriented approach to relationship building.
  • Team assisted churches with training, software troubleshooting, order processing, order research, and program questions Team was accountable for 2200, and growing, church partners.
  • Growth currently averages 350 to 400 accounts annually.
  • Customer retention in excess of 97 percent each year Transitioned team from call center representatives to account managers to focus on relationship building and to maintain high customer and employee retention levels.
  • Increased efficiency of team, from spending 10.66 hours per league order in time allocated per account in 2004 to 5.83 hours per league order in 2006.
Claim Team Manager, 08/1999 - 09/2004
State Farm Insurance City, STATE,
  • Lead team of up to seven, responsible for investigation and handling of Special Investigative claims involving automobile, homeowners, life and health insurance claims.
  • Interacted with all levels of claims management, providing clear, concise reporting to support claim decisions.
  • Reporting includes findings, evidence review, investigation overview, legal opinions and applicable statutes.
  • Managed Bodily Injury Claim teams for Metropolitan Milwaukee and the state of Wisconsin Managed teams of up to nine members, responsible for claim activity in excess of 1000 files.
  • Developed and established an Injury Central team in Wisconsin to increase claims efficiency and reduce operational expenses.
  • Managed claim files from onset through litigation, including all interaction with legal counsel.
Customer Response Center Team Leader, 08/1997 - 08/1999
State Farm Insurance City, STATE,
  • Managed up to 15 support level call center representatives.
  • Entered prior to center launch and assisted with the development of the position including development of performance metrics and a training program.
  • Managed the internal help desk, responding to calls from State Farm Agents and internal associates to assist with technological troubleshooting and answer program related inquiries.
Claim Representative, 01/1993 - 08/1997
State Farm Insurance City, STATE,
  • Responsible for investigating, evaluating and settling vehicle damage and bodily injury claims associated with motor vehicle accidents.
Bachelor of Arts Degree: Business Administration, Expected in 1992
Taylor University - Upland, IN
Status - Business Administration
Professional Designation - Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter Community involvement Sports Official, High School Basketball, IGHSAU and IAHSAA Deacon, Valley Church, West Des Moines, IA: , Expected in 2002
American College - Malvern, PA
Status -
account management, approach, Agency, business planning, call center, concise, customer satisfaction, fast, focus, help desk, insurance, leadership development, legal, litigation, market, meetings, 97, presenting, profit, quality, relationship building, reporting, research, software troubleshooting, strategy, troubleshooting, Underwriter

By clicking Customize This Resume, you agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy

Your data is safe with us

Any information uploaded, such as a resume, or input by the user is owned solely by the user, not LiveCareer. For further information, please visit our Terms of Use.

Resume Overview

School Attended

  • Taylor University
  • American College

Job Titles Held:

  • Casualty Claim Director
  • Associate Claim Director
  • Claim Manager
  • Director
  • Claim Team Manager
  • Customer Response Center Team Leader
  • Claim Representative


  • Bachelor of Arts Degree
  • Professional Designation - Chartered Property Casualty Underwriter Community involvement Sports Official, High School Basketball, IGHSAU and IAHSAA Deacon, Valley Church, West Des Moines, IA

By clicking Customize This Resume, you agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy

*As seen in:As seen in: