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Photo: Randy Knight

RANDY KNIGHT, B.COMM, CIP
PRINCIPAL - KNIGHT EASTON & ASSOCIATES

Randy is a senior multi-line adjuster and principal in Knight Easton and Associates Ltd. He earned his Bachelor of Commerce Degree (Finance) from the University of Calgary in 1984 and his Chartered Insurance Professional (CIP) designation in 2005. Randy started his insurance career as an independent adjuster in Calgary, AB in 1984 with a multi-national firm.

Two years later, he returned to his hometown of Kelowna, B.C. to work with a well established national firm in their Vernon and Kelowna offices. In 1992, Randy joined Pritchard Woodall & Associates Ltd. as a managing partner and worked for them until 2007, when he and Steve purchased the Kelowna, B.C. office and started Knight Easton and Associates Ltd.

Randy is a member in good standing with the Insurance Institute of Canada, Arson Investigators' Association, International Association of Arson Investigations, Canada West Ski Association and Lake Okanagan Insurance Society. He specializes in large complex Personal Lines, Commercial and Multi Residential claims as well as Business Interruption, Transportation, Heavy Equipment, Casualty and Automobile losses.

Photo: Steve Easton

STEVE EASTON, CIP
ADJUSTER

Steve is a senior multi-line adjuster and principal in Knight Easton and Associates Ltd. Born and raised in Vancouver, B.C. Steve started his insurance career in 1982 as a staff adjuster with Canadian Indemnity Insurance Company.  In 1986 he became an independent adjuster and joined the Vancouver office of Pritchard Woodall and Associates Ltd. and became a partner in 1999.

Steve relocated to Kelowna, B.C. in 1995 to work in their branch office, where he remained until 2007, when he and Randy purchased the business and started Knight Easton & Associates Ltd.

Steve is a member in good standing with the Insurance Institute of Canada, Lake Okanagan Insurance Society and Canada West Ski Association. He specializes in complex Casualty claims including Municipal and Ski Hill liability

Photo: Heidi HuttonHeidi Hutton
Adjuster

Heidi is a multi-line adjuster and is working towards her Chartered Insurance Professional (CIP) designation. She started her insurance career in 1991 in Surrey, B.C as administrative assistant with Pritchard Woodall & Associates Ltd. In 2000 Heidi became an independent adjuster and continued to work for the firm until 2006, when she decided to work with a well established national firm. In 2008, Heidi relocated to Kelowna, B.C. to continue her career with Knight Easton and Associates Ltd.

Heidi is a member in good standing with the Insurance Institute of Canada, and Lake Okanagan Insurance Society. She specializes in Personal Lines, Commercial, Multi Residential and Casualty claims.

Photo: Lynne Johnson

LYNNE JOHNSON
ADJUSTER

Lynne is a general automobile and liability adjuster. After graduating from Lakehead University in Thunder Bay with a B. Phe. (Hon) degree Lynne moved to Toronto where she worked as a Pharmaceutical Representative for four years. In 1990 Lynne moved to Vancouver and began her adjusting career with ICBC handling auto, accident benefit and property damage claims. Relocating to Kelowna in 1992 Lynne continued with ICBC until 2001 when her husband’s job took them to California.

After raising two athletic sons Lynne returned to adjusting with Knight Easton & Associates Ltd. specializing in the investigation and settlement of automobile and general liability claims.

Lynne is a member in good standings with the Insurance Institute of BC.

Photo: CHRIS KNIGHT CHRIS KNIGHT, BSc
ADJUSTER

Chris was born and raised in Kelowna. In 2012 he moved to Victoria, B.C. where he earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Environmental Sustainability at the University of Victoria. Following his studies, Chris worked for a local consulting firm specializing in hazardous materials before accepting a position with the Vancouver Island Health Authority as an Industrial Hygiene Analyst. He has a thorough understanding of the regulations related to asbestos and mould, which can be applied to the investigation and adjustment of property claims. In late 2018 Chris returned to Kelowna to pursue an adjusting career. With his diverse background and ties to local community Chris is able to handle all types of claims including property, liability, environmental and automobile.

Chris is working towards his CIP designation and is a member in good standing with the Insurance Institute of B.C. and the Lake Okanagan Insurance Society.