Who We Are
Our exceptional leadership team is dedicated to delivering top-notch service to carriers and clients. With extensive expertise, we assist clients from inquiry to solution, tailoring services to their unique needs. We foster a supportive, enjoyable work environment, ensuring our team is as enthusiastic about clients' journeys as the clients themselves. Our fundamental focus areas encapsulate the essence of our team: they define how we operate, approach challenges, and contribute to making a positive impact.
CEO & Co-founder
Preston has amassed a 20-year track record of leading adjuster teams globally, expertly overseeing claim operations, expanding services, and pioneering tech innovations. Renowned for his adeptness under pressure and meeting deadlines, he presently heads Ampion Group's US business units, directing operations, services, expansions, growth initiatives, and technological advancements.
Chief Claims Officer
With 30+ years of experience in construction, real estate, and insurance adjusting, Augustine is a licensed Residential and Commercial Building Contractor. His roles have spanned independent commercial and residential field adjuster, dispute resolution mediator, loss consultant, appraiser, umpire, fact witness, and quality assurance specialist across a range of commercial and residential insurance losses.
Vice President Operations
Bringing a wealth of experience from a leading global insurance carrier to the esteemed senior leadership team, Bentley's expertise spans complex claims management, desk and field operations, vendor relations, and cross-functional management. Bentley possesses a deep understanding of the unique property and casualty challenges that industry leaders face and is part of delivering innovative and effective solutions.
Vice President Training & Quality Assurance
With more than 20 years of experience in the claims industry, especially catastrophe operations, claims operations, earthquake claims, training, and field management, Stacy brings a wealth of knowledge, military background and expertise to her new position. Her proven track record of driving positive outcomes and delivering impactful results makes her an invaluable addition to the Ampion Group.
Vice President Claims Litigation Strategy
With 20 years in claims, Trent brings vital expertise to this role. His prior experience includes managing vendor and desk adjuster resources, handling overflow and CAT claims, ensuring the Litigation Strategy Division is well-equipped for dispute resolution. In an industry filled with disputes and complexities, Trent recognizes the crucial importance of equipping litigators with the necessary resources and expertise.
With 30 years as a Firefighter/EMT and two decades in pastoral counseling, Chris transitioned into property adjusting and appraisals. Proficient in various claim processes, including dispute resolution, he now utilizes his strong communication and people skills to recruit, maintain a professional support staff for clients, and foster a positive work environment for team members.
Marketing & Communications Director
Susan leads marketing, communications and events as a seasoned marketing professional known for her successful campaign and strategy execution. With a background spanning Fortune 500 global companies and high-profile non-profit sectors, she holds a profound grasp of branding, thought leadership, event marketing, market positioning, and consumer behavior.