Meet our Team


  • Bob Robert C. Wiley President Bob has worked in the association group insurance field for over 44 years. He is licensed throughout the U.S. and has managed one of the most successful E&O programs for the Real Estate Appraisal Industry for the past 20 years.
  • Rob Robert A. Wiley Vice-President Robert directs our loss prevention program and has presented over 70 loss prevention seminars to real estate appraisers. He is also involved in LIA's management and marketing and has been a part of the company since 1991.
  • Peter Peter Christensen General Counsel Peter responds to our insureds if they have been served with a lawsuit, demand letter or notified of a disciplinary complaint. An attorney and a graduate from UC Berkeley School of Law.
  • Claudia Claudia Gaglione National Claims Counsel Claudia received her Juris Doctorate from the USC Gould School of Law in 1982. Claudia has personally supervised over 4000 claims and lawsuits filed against real estate appraisers across the country.
  • Paul Paul Porter Program Development Manager Paul received his BA degree from Reed College and MBA from Harvard University. For over thirty years, he has worked exclusively in the insurance industry as a home office executive, broker and consultant.
  • Admin Administrative Staff Administrative team Our Administrative Staff ensures that our financial requirements, state licensing & compliance issues are all met. This allows us to provide the best possible insurance products to all our clients throughout the nation.
  • underwriters Underwriters Underwriting team Our Underwriting team has a combined 55 years of experience underwriting real estate appraisers. An LIA Underwriter goes through thorough, extensive internal training to properly analyze and understand the applicant's exposure.
  • underwriting Underwriting Assistant team Providing support not only to our Underwriters but also to our clients. Whether it be helping an Underwriter prepare a policy for issuance or assisting a new customer over the phone, they are key to LIA's exceptional service.
  • support Support Staff Customer Service Assistants With a wide spectrum of duties from answering phones, to processing and sending quotes & policies, to answering basic customer questions, our New Business Account Executive and CSA's are instrumental to daily operations.