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John Bender WRT, ASD

Regional Consultant

Contact Info

Department

Consultants

Phone

(615) 812-2183

Email

john.bender@youngonline.com

Locations

Nashville, TN
Jackson, TN

Biography

JOHN BENDER joined YOUNG & Associates in 2016 as a Senior Consultant and quickly worked his way up to Regional Consultant in 2019. John's experience began in college working as general labor on residential construction projects while obtaining his degree in Urban & Regional Planning. For more than 20 years, John worked as a project manager and project estimator, with a strong emphasis on property loss restoration. His experience ranges from residential projects to large commercial losses. He has been involved in hail and wind damages, ice damming, Hurricane work at Rita, Katrina, Wilma, Irene, Sandy and Matthew in addition to major floods. John's years of experience working in the construction industry has given him extensive knowledge to assess what is needed for rebuilding and restoration projects.

Credentials

  • WRT  |  IICRC - WRT (Water Damage Restoration Tech)
  • ASD  |  IICRC - ASD (Applied Structural Drying)

Representative Consulting Assignments

  • Strip Center  |  Hurricane  |  Multiple Projects
  • Apartment  |  Fire/Smoke  |  $1.47M
  • Casino  |  Enviro - Water/Flood  |  $2M
  • Cleveland TN CAT Hail Damage - Multiple Projects
  • University  |  Enviro - Water/Flood  |  $1.7M
  • State of Louisiana  |  Enviro - Water/Flood  |  $47M
  • Boston MA CAT Ice Damming - Multiple Projects

Professional Experience

  • 2019 - Current  |  Regional Consultant  |  YOUNG & Associates
  • 2016 - 2019  |  Senior Consultant  |  YOUNG & Associates
  • 2013 - 2016  |  Independent Adjuster  |  Self-Employed
  • 2004 - 2013  |  Project Manager/Project Estimator  |  Construction

Education

  • Florida Atlantic University
    Bachelor of Arts - Geography Urban and Regional Planning