Melanie M Elias

Corporate Associate Vice-President
Director of Claims

Melanie M. Elias has been the Director of Claims of Minuteman Adjusters, Inc. since February 2002 and serves as a Corporate Associate Vice-President. Ms. Elias is responsible for Minuteman's overall operation, including claims processing, claims related training and education, client support, and administrative duties. In recognition of her leadership and team building, Ms. Elias was named the 2011 International Claim Professional of the Year by the International Association of Insurance Professionals.

Gregory Vallie, J.D.

Director of Casualty Claims

Gregory Vallie has been the Director of Casualty Claims since May 2003. He joined Minuteman Adjusters, Inc. in 1999 as a Liability Claim Examiner. Mr. Vallie oversees all casualty and liability claim handling and personally handles large casualty losses. Mr. Vallie has a J.D. from the University of Detroit School of Law, is a member of the State Bar of Michigan, and is a licensed Michigan Resident Adjuster.

Robert Trombley, AIC

Property Claims Supervisor

Robert Trombley has been the Property Supervisor since June 2012. He joined minuteman Adjusters, Inc. in 2002 as a Property Claim Examiner. Mr. Trombley oversees all first party property claims and personally handles large property loses. Mr. Trombley has experience with onsite property adjusting during Hurricanes George, Floyd, and Irene. With a Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice, Mr. Trombley is working towards various insurance certifications.