Appraisal Institute 

Repurchase Demands & Rebuttal Appraisals Webinar, October 13, 2010.

  • ·      Historical and current issues
  • ·      Process of this previously unknown work product

BPO Panel Presentation, Washington Summit, July 19, 2010

  • ·      Reviewed how BPOs came about & where / why they are used

Repurchase Demand Rebuttal Appraisal Panel Presentation, Washington Summit, July 20, 2010

  • ·      Case Study of a Repurchase Demand Rebuttal Appraisal

Appraisal Law Seminar, Southern NJ Chapter, Deptford, NJ, November 9, 2006

  • ·      Created seminar and researched substantive materials
  • ·      Demonstrated relationship between USPAP and state law;

Temple Real Estate Institute, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA

Basic Appraisal, Fall Semesters 2006 & 2007

  • ·      Adapted the appraisal textbook to meet the needs of a diverse group of students;
  • ·      Kept the attention of working adults during an evening class.

U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development Philadelphia, PA

Prepared and presented training as a Multifamily Review Appraiser, (1999-2005):

  • ·      Appraisal for Multifamily Accelerated Processing
    • o   Obtained appraiser CE credit from NJ, PA, DE, WVa
    • ·      Housing grant sponsors
      • o   Annual grant training including area and neighborhood standards, land use, site control, environmental justice, environmental approval documentation and reviews

Informal Training & Development Of Guidance Materials

  • ·      Appraisal shop owner
    • o   Short (20-30 minute) informal classes on a specific topic, such as documenting the calculations when measuring a building;
    • o   One-on-one mentorship and coached appraisers taking formal courses.
  • ·      “Quality Control” reviews of FHA-insured multifamily delegated mortgage processing by lenders.
    • o   Document review of HUD requirements regarding real estate appraisals and market studies
    • o   Created standardized documentation, developed review standards workbook, and trained staff and management on using those materials.