Bay Appraisal Service, Inc

"Where Integrity & Honesty Matter"

Professional Experience & Qualifications


  • Owner – Bay Appraisal Service, Inc. Traverse City, MI 1995 to Present. Appraising of Residential, Commercial, Small Income, Condominiums, and Vacant Land properties in Grand Traverse, Leelanau, Benzie, Kalkaska, and Antrim Counties.

  • Staff Appraiser – R. Whiting & Associates Traverse City, MI – 3/1993 to 4/1995. Appraising of Residential, Commercial, Small Income, Condominiums, and Vacant Land properties in Grand Traverse, Leelanau, Benzie, Kalkaska, and Antrim Counties.

  • Assessing Assistant – Michigan Assessing Service Traverse City, MI – 10/1992 to 12/1992. Assisted assessor in field work of residential and commercial property inspections.

  • Theka Engineering, Muskegon, MI 10/1991 to 6/1992. Electrical Test Engineer – testing high power lines and equipment at existing and new power generation plants.

  • United Technologies, Windsor Locks, CT 6/1989 to 7/1991. Project and design Electrical Engineer. Managed building process of electrical harnesses for NASA Space Suite. Designed special sensors for NASA Space Shuttle, Space Station, and Space Suite.

  • IMO Industries, Madison Heights, MI 8/1988 to 6/1989. Inside Sales Engineer. Helped customers determine which pressure transducers, accelerometers, pressure switches, flow meters, and pumps needed for their particular application.


Education


  • B.S. Electrical Engineering, Marquette University, Milwaukee, WI - May 1988.

  • Dale Carnegie (Effective Speaking and Human Relations) - 1990.


Appraisal Education


  • Certified General Real Estate Appraiser Michigan, 1995.

  • Core Real Estate Appraisal Courses taken through The Appraisal Institute, Chicago, IL.

  • Level II Michigan State Assessor

  • Real Estate Broker's License Michigan

  • Member Traverse Area Association of Realtors (TAAR)