Joe Rowland


Joe Rowland

Insurance Professional

Mr. Rowland’s career path began in insurance claims. In 1989, Mr. Rowland joined Farmers Insurance Group, rapidly moving through the Farmers Insurance Management Program before moving on to Golden Eagle Insurance. At Golden Eagle, Mr. Rowland handled a myriad of GL claims but it was at Golden Eagle where his focus became construction defect claims. Until 2001, Mr. Rowland managed construction defect claims for a number of carriers including Golden Eagle, ICW Group, and Safeco Insurance. At ICW Group, Mr. Rowland was fortunate to have cross-trained in the various departments within ICW Group including, sales, audit, claims, underwriting, and management. In 2001 Mr. Rowland brought his knowledge and expertise to the insurance repair industry subsequently transitioning to construction consulting in 2003. Mr. Rowland plans to focus the remainder of his career on the construction consulting industry and, through Core Consulting Group Inc., bringing the very best in forensic consulting, construction consulting, and construction to his clients. Mr. Rowland enjoys, running in the mountains, swimming, biking, surfing, and spending quality time with his family.


  • Business development

  • Seminars on Insurance, construction defects, construction defect litigation, risk management

  • Business start-up and management including human resources, accounting, audit, and receivables.

  • Insurance Claims Manager — Commercial and personal lines.

  • Insurance Analyst — Commercial lines, personal lines and medical malpractice.

  • Claims Representative — Commercial and personal lines.

  • Insurance and securities sales


Manager/Business Development – 2011 — Present
Core Consulting Group Inc., San Diego, CA

Manager/Business Development – 2004 — 2011
Lombard Consulting Services, Inc., Huntington Beach, CA

Manager/West Coast Marketing – 2003 — 2004
Rimkus Consulting Services Inc, Orange County, CA

Manager – 2001 — 2003
American Technologies, San Diego, CA

Claims Sepcialist CD and GL – 1998 — 2001
Safeco Insurance, San Diego, CA

Claims Analyst — CD, Med Mal, GL – 1996 — 1998
ICW Group, San Diego, CA

Claims Representative — CD- 1995 — 1996
Golden Eagle Insurance, San Diego, CA

Claims Manager — Personal and commercial lines – 1992 — 1995
Farmers Insurance, San Diego, CA

Claims Management Trainee – 1991 — 1992
Farmers Insurance, Rancho Mirage, CA

Claims Representative- Commercial and personal lines- 1989 — 1991
Farmers Insurance, Rancho Mirage, CA

Insurance and Securities Sales- 1986 — 1989
Acacia Financial and Allstate Insurance, Portland OR