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Dear MCA Members,

As we embrace the advent of spring, we are delighted to bring you the latest updates and announcements in the March edition of the MCA Newsletter. This month promises to be special, filled with networking opportunities, insightful discussions, and a distinguished guest speaker.

When: Tuesday, March 12, 2024
Time: 5:00 PM to 9:00 PM 
Venue: Ralph & Kacoo’s - 1595 Battleship Pkwy, Spanish Fort, AL 36527
RSVP: Link at the bottom of this email. Secure your spot and ensure a seamless experience by RSVPing in advance.

Meet Our Guest Speaker: Preston Hattaway
We are thrilled to have Mr. Preston Hattaway join us as our guest speaker for the evening. Preston is a seasoned professional with a wealth of experience as a Field Operations Manager at Pilot Catastrophe Service. His insights and expertise are sure to provide valuable perspectives for all attendees.
Preston Hattaway Bio

Course Name: Field Adjusting Basics
Course Description: Join us for a unique class on Field Adjusting Basics, where we'll take you on a journey into the daily life of a field adjuster. This class is designed to equip you with the fundamental knowledge required for a successful career in field adjusting. By the end of this session, you'll have gained a solid understanding of what it takes to become a skilled and knowledgeable field adjuster.

  Meeting Agenda

  • 5:00 PM: Networking
  • 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM: Field Adjusting Basics
  • 7:30 PM: Door Prizes
  • 9:00 PM: Event conclusion
Stay tuned for more details and exciting updates as we look forward to coming together for an evening of knowledge-sharing, camaraderie, and professional growth.


  • Membership Renewals for 2023-2024: A friendly reminder to our valued members - if you haven't already, please ensure to renew your membership for the 2023-2024 term as soon as possible. Your continued support is instrumental in fostering the growth and success of our association.
  • MCA Golf Tournament - March 28th, 2024: Get ready to tee off on March 28th at our highly anticipated MCA Golf Tournament! Registration is still open, and we encourage you to secure your spot via our website: MCA Golf Tournament Registration. It promises to be a day filled with friendly competition, camaraderie, and, of course, a love for the game. Hurry, as spots are filling up fast!

    In addition to our upcoming events, we're delighted to announce that we still have openings for golfers looking to participate in the tournament. It's a fantastic opportunity to showcase your golfing prowess, network with fellow members, and enjoy a day of spirited competition. Don't miss out - register today and secure your place on the green!

    Please contact Bob Uhler at 512-914-3279 or email us with questions about our tournament.
    Complete details available:
  • Joe Morris with Waterline Training will be providing Xactimate® X1 FEMA Flood Claims / Xactimate® Mobile App for Flood classes - Click here to read complete details.
February Meeting Minutes
By Lindsey Holmes 

Mobile Claims Association sponsored the attendance for members to the Paul Davis Mardi Gras Beads and CE’s After Party hosted at Crown Hall in Mobile Alabama. The members were treated to an buffet dinner and were able to enjoy the annual Mystical Order of the Stripers Parade in Downtown Mobile.   
Special thanks to… 
We express our gratitude to Ralph & Kacoos restaurant for generously providing us with a meeting venue, delicious food, and exceptional hospitality. Additionally, we extend our appreciation to Stuart Clark, Ed Wade and Lindsey Holmes with Paul Davis for allowing us to participate in their annual Mardi Gras Party. [SIC]  

Meeting Sponsorship Opportunities

In our commitment to providing valuable opportunities for collaboration and growth, we are pleased to share Meeting Sponsorship Opportunities for our upcoming MCA events. Elevate your visibility within the community and support the association by becoming a valued sponsor.

  • Platinum: $300.00
  • Gold: $200.00
  • Silver: $100.00

To secure your sponsorship, simply reach out to any board member. During registration, sponsors can select their preferred tier. Your support ensures the continued success of the MCA, and we look forward to showcasing your commitment to our community.

Thank you for considering this opportunity. Let's make our events even more remarkable together!

Want to Speak, Sponsor, or Teach?

Do you have expertise to share or a valuable message to convey? We welcome you to be part of our meetings!
Please contact Geoff Conrad or Fred Walch to arrange a presentation and/or Continuing Education (CE) class.

Your insights and knowledge can significantly impact our community, and we're eager to provide a platform for your valuable contributions.

Don't miss the chance to be a speaker at our upcoming events. Your expertise can enhance the learning experience for all members. Reach out today to explore the possibilities!

Membership Renewal

Our new members and renewal membership drive is still in force!
Membership fees are due on September 1st. and the cost is $50.00 per person.
Cash, Check or PayPal via our website:

If you have not submitted your membership renewal, please click here to download the membership form, fill it out, bring it to the meeting, or email it to us if you prefer. 

Make checks payable to: Mobile Claims Association
Mail checks with application to: MCA P.O. Box 161357 Mobile, AL 36616
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We appreciate your continued support of the Mobile Claims Association!

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