Our People

From Coast to Coast

Our experienced adjusters and our commitment to technical innovation enable us to respond to our clients' needs swiftly and effectively.

S. J. Kernaghan Adjusters Limited is a federally incorporated Canadian owned company with branches from the Pacific to the Atlantic, from Victoria to Halifax.

Patti M. Kernaghan, FCIP, CRM, President & CEO, leads the management team of Kernaghan Adjusters from the Head Office in Vancouver, British Columbia. We have an exceptional Senior Management Team handling the day-to-day business across Canada.

For over 60 years Kernaghan Adjusters has provided independent Adjusting and Risk Management services to domestic and international clients. From coast to coast, we have earned a reputation for providing our clients with excellence in adjusting services. Our experienced adjusters and our commitment to technical innovation enable us to respond to our clients' needs swiftly and effectively. Our Head Office is located in Vancouver, British Columbia. Read more about our company's history.

Senior Management Team

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Patti M. Kernaghan FCIP, CRM, FIFAA

President & CEO
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Angie Macnab CPA, CGA, ACCA

Controller
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Carol Cheney

Corporate Services Manager
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Owen Watson BSC, CIP, CERT CII (London Market)

London Services Manager
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Tony McVicker, BA

Vice President
Southern BC Operations

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Russ Fitzgerald, CIP, CLA

Vice President
Alberta Operations
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Michelle Short, CIP

Calgary
Branch Manager
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Grant Rerie CRM

Manitoba
Regional Manager
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Dennis N. Schembri CIP CFEI

Vice President Ontario Operations
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Phil Harris FCIP, BA

Nova Scotia
Branch Manager

Mission Statement

Kernaghan Adjusters' mission is to be your preferred claims service choice.

Values

  •  Service Excellence: Quality, Teamwork, Loyalty
  •  Trust: Integrity, Honesty, Ethics
  •  Professionalism: Knowledge, Respect, Efficiency
  •  Accountability: Commitment, Responsibility, Dependability
  •  Innovation: Problem-solving, Adaptability, Flexibility

Positioning Statement

Doing What is Right®

Service Locations

Doing What is Right®

 

 

 

Corporate Memberships

  • CIP - Chartered Insurance Professionals' Society
  • CIAA - Canadian Independent Adjusters Association
  • BCSF - British Columbia Society of Fellows of the Insurance Institute of Canada
  • AAIA - Alberta Association of Insurance Adjusters
  • MIAA - Manitoba Insurance Adjusters Association
  • OIAA - Ontario Insurance Adjusters Association
  • Honourable Order of the Blue Goose
  • BC RIMS