Jodie Papa named 4th vice president of national association

Jodie A. Papa

Jodie A. Papa, manager and licensed adjuster for the National Fire Adjustment Co. Inc., has been named fourth vice president of the National Association of Public Insurance Adjusters (NAPIA).

Papa is the officer in charge of Membership and Education for NAPIA.

The National Fire Adjustment Co. Inc. is a fourth-generation, family-owned and operated public adjusting firm that began in Buffalo in 1922. It is North America’s largest public adjusting and loss-consulting firms.

NFA has expanded covering losses wherever disaster strikes, serving both the United States and Canada. NFA advocates for the rights of the policyholder in estimating and negotiating an insurance claim, in order to assist clients, in maximizing their insurance policy to receive a higher settlement offer.

The National Fire Adjustment Co. Inc. handles losses including: fire, flood, lightning, hurricane and wind, earthquake, explosion, collapse, riot or civil commotion, vandalism or theft, smoke damage, frozen heating or cooling system pipes.

Papa was treasurer, secretary and board member for the National Association of Public Insurance Adjusters. She has worked for NFA since 2001 in various areas of the business, including the estimating and accounting departments. Papa has been a licensed adjuster since 2006 and was elevated to manager in 2015. She is a graduate of Niagara University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Accounting.

Founded in 1951, the National Association of Public Insurance Adjusters advocates for public adjuster education and a high standard of professional conduct and ethics. NAPIA members are committed to working in the best interest of their clients and to conducting business with integrity.