Craig J. Kobel is a Florida licensed public insurance adjuster serving as the Chief Operations Officer at Altieri Insurance Consultants.
After spending nearly a decade working as an independent claims professional for multiple insurance companies, Craig utilizes his firsthand knowledge of the insurance company’s claim strategies to navigate our clients through the complexity of their property damage claims.
Craig has successfully handled hundreds of residential and commercial claims caused by hurricanes, fire, lightning, explosion, flood, water, wind, and hail. His earliest triumph was helping a family through their residential fire where the carrier offered $89,000.00 and Craig ultimately collected almost $1,000,000.00 for them. More recently, during a Hurricane Irma claim, Craig and his team were able to successfully settle a large condominium claim for nearly $9,000,000.00, after the insurance company presented an initial offer to the Board of Directors for $250,000.00.
Craig’s strong desire to succeed and valuable leadership skills provide inspiration to our clients and those who are fortunate enough to interact with this talented young man. Craig has presented and spoken at several claim conferences throughout the country on complex claims issues. He remains an active member of the National Association of Public Insurance Adjusters and the Florida Association of Public Insurance Adjusters.
Craig is a graduate of the University of South Florida where he also lettered as a member of the football program. Following his collegiate playing career, Craig spent time in the National Football League as a linebacker for the Philadelphia Eagles, New York Jets, and Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
Craig and his wife Jennifer have 4 children, Brayden (age 10), Emery (age 5), Ethan (age 3), and newborn (Harlow).