Scott Balot is a Senior Consultant in the Roof Services Division with over 12 years of experience in the roofing/construction and insurance industry. Scott has extensive experience in damage assessment, estimating, negotiation, and project management. He has been involved in both residential and commercial losses ranging from storm-related events to fire, theft, water, and vandalism damages.
Prior to joining J.S. Held, Scott worked as a Property Claims adjuster for several independent firms in multiple states. During this time, he gained substantial knowledge in claims practices and adjustment processes, while also experiencing operating in a catastrophic post-major hurricane environment. He has also successfully represented clients in appraisal processes.
Scott has also worked on the contracting side of the roofing/insurance business having multiple responsibilities. Estimating, operations, and project management roles have provided significant understanding of complex projects ranging from thousands to several million dollars. Scott is proficient in several estimating platforms including Xactimate and RS Means.