Kevin Yandell AIC, WRT, FSRT

Partner

Contact Info

Department

Consultants

Phone

(512) 496-6752

Email

kevin.yandell@youngonline.com

Locations

Austin, TX
Houston, TX
San Antonio, TX
Dallas, TX

Biography

KEVIN YANDELL joined YOUNG & Associates in 2019 as a Senior Consultant. He has worked in the insurance industry since 2003 with an emphasis on claims management, and more specifically, large risk pools for Texas county governments. Kevin's many years of experience with a wide variety of public, commercial, and residential losses throughout Texas, make him a valuable asset on any loss. He has extensive experience and understanding of damage assessment and repair estimating, coverage documents, reinsurance contracts, and the public procurement process, making his understanding the need for detail and the urgency required when handling claims. He is proficient in coordinating and estimating large losses and applies a unique investigatory approach to all of his projects while demonstrating exceptional attention to detail.

Credentials

  • AIC  |  Associate in Claims
  • WRT  |  IICRC - WRT (Water Damage Restoration Tech)
  • FSRT  |  IICRC - FSRT (Fire Smoke RT)
  • ASD  |  IICRC - ASD (Applied Structural Drying)
  • OCT  |  IICRC - OCT (Odor Control Tech)
  • CPAU  |  Certified Property Insurance Appraiser and Umpire
  • Occupational Safety & Health Administration Certificate
  • FAA Certified Drone Pilot
  • Xactimate Level 2
  • CoreLogic Marshall & Swift Commercial Cost Approach
  • Aerial Boom Lifts

Representative Consulting Assignments

  • Multiple Single Family Dwellings  |  Tornado  |  $1.2M
  • Public School District  |  Enviro - Water/Flood  |  $4.9M
  • Multiple Commercial and Residential Structures  |  Explosion  |  $565K
  • Multi-Family  |  Freeze  |  $60M
  • School District  |  Hail  |  $10M
  • Municipal Buildings  |  Tornado  |  $5M
  • Multi-Family Community  |  Fire/Smoke  |  $3M

Professional Experience

  • 2023 - Current  |  Partner  |  YOUNG & Associates
  • 2020 - 2023  |  Senior Regional Consultant  |  YOUNG & Associates
  • 2019 - 2020  |  Senior Consultant  |  YOUNG & Associates
  • 2018 - 2019  |  Claims Advocate  |  Stephens Insurance
  • 2015 - 2018  |  Property Claims Supervisor & Multi Line Claims Manager  |  Texas Association of Counties
  • 2010 - 2015  |  Workers' Compensation Claims Supervisor  |  Texas Association of Counties
  • 2003 - 2010  |  Workers' Compensation Claims Adjuster, Trainer, and Manager  |  State Office of Risk Management

Education

  • Southwest Texas State University  |  San Marcos, Texas
    Bachelor of Healthcare Administration -
  • Insurance Institute of America  |  Malvern, Pennsylvania
    Associate in Claims -