Theresa Williams is Executive Vice President of National Sales & Marketing at BELFOR. With more than 20 years of experience, Theresa is recognized as an industry leader in commercial loss mitigation and business contingency planning.
Throughout her career, Theresa has been focused on delivering programs, services and tailored customer solutions. From owning her own property restoration business to directing the disaster recovery efforts of some of the world’s largest corporations, she has approached every business challenge and every phase of the disaster recovery process with innovative thinking, creative problem-solving and goal-driven momentum to “get things done.”
Theresa has directed numerous commercial disaster restoration projects following catastrophic events in the United States and Caribbean, including most major domestic hurricanes, tornados, hailstorms and floods across the continent. She played a pivotal leadership role in recovery projects such as the Northridge Earthquake in Los Angeles, 9/11 in New York City, and Hurricane Katrina in New Orleans.
She is also known for her account management skills and ability to build relationships, foster partnerships and create alliances that drive business strategies. She has been instrumental in developing, marketing and growing the company’s RED ALERT® Priority Response Program.
When she is not managing disaster recovery efforts, she is often sought out to share her expertise through speaking engagements and loss mitigation training seminars for a broad range of industries, corporations and insurance companies. She has spoken at the request of organizations such as Lloyds of London, Loss Executives Association (LEA), Property Loss Research Bureau (PLRB), and Property Claims Services (PCS).