Utica, New York (PRWEB) December 19, 2015
Adjusters International’s Board of Directors recently announced key corporate leadership changes which will take effect on January 1, 2016. Chief Operating Officer and Vice President John Marini was elected as President and Chief Executive Officer. Ronald Cuccaro – who has led the organization for 30 years – was named Executive Chairman and Chairman Robert Lucurell of Seattle, Washington, was named Chairman Emeritus.
Marini joined Adjusters International over 25 years ago and has extensive disaster recovery experience and knowledge of public adjusting and the FEMA Public Assistance Program. “I am excited about this opportunity and look forward to our continued success,” he said. He has managed Adjusters International’s teams assisting clients with recoveries from all major hurricanes including Andrew, Katrina and Sandy; as well as the Midwest Floods; the State of Alaska following record-breaking snow falls and flooding; the State of Louisiana’s recovery from the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill; the World Trade Center bombing and 9-11 World Trade Center Attack; and the Oklahoma City Bombing where he was named to Governor’s Task Force on Damage Assessment for the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building bombing.
Cuccaro will continue to be fully involved in the company’s regular operations along with leading its strategic planning process. He will also serve as Chair of the Board of Directors. “I have had the rewarding opportunity to lead our organization since our inception and I look forward to being involved in our continued and exciting growth,” he said.
Adjusters International (AI) is one of the nation’s largest public adjusting organizations and a leader in disaster recovery services for FEMA’s Public Assistance Program. AI's Public adjusters work on behalf of insured clients—not insurance companies—to prepare and settle their property damage claims. AI's disaster recovery consultants assist states, local jurisdictions and other eligible applicants to rebuild and recover after a disaster primarily through FEMA's Public Assistance Program. Adjusters International’s public adjusters and disaster recovery consultants work side by side, combining insurance and FEMA recovery grants to achieve the best financial recovery for their clients. The company’s in-depth knowledge and expertise is a direct result of their management of claims resulting from the nation’s most serious disasters. Adjusters International has more than 35 offices nationwide.