Shari Burgess Joins the Forte Team

July 2024

Forte, the specialist provider of property damage consulting, forensic investigations, property condition assessments, and expert witness services, is pleased to announce the expansion of our project management and account management team with the recent hiring of Account Manager, Shari Burgess.

Shari has over 30 years of experience in the insurance claims industry, most recently as a Senior Claims Manager at Allstate Insurance Company. She is passionate about client relationships and operational excellence, and has a proven track record in process improvement, operational efficiency and operational effectiveness.

“The combination of Shari’s management experience and her approach to service-excellence exemplifies our best practices in the management of projects and accounts.  Her attention to detail, and commitment to providing, friendly, proactive service, cultivates the type of customer loyalty in which we pride ourselves.”

-Janel Giarratano, President Forte Consulting & Investigations

Shari has a bachelor’s degree in business administration from the University of Texas at Dallas and as an Account Manager, she will oversee projects for select clients, ensuring consistency, customization, and quality. Shari’s knowledge and experience will positively impact our clients as well as the operations team here at Forte.