Bachelor of Science University of Nebraska-Lincoln 1994; Specialization in Beef Cow/Calf Production and Management.
American Society of Farm Managers & Rural Appraisers: Standard & Ethics, Intermediate Approaches to Value for Rural Appraisers A-200, Eminent Domain A-250, Advanced Approaches to Value for Rural Appraisers A-300, Integrated Approaches to Value A-304, Advanced Rural Case Study A-400, Conservation Easements and Other Partial Interests, Advanced Appraisal Exam Preparation A-500, Practical Application of Agricultural Appraisal, Introduction to Agricultural Appraisal, Basic Appraisal Procedures, Basic Appraisal Principles, The Income Approach to Valuation, Appraisal Report Writing, USPAP (Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice).
I will perform between 45 and 55 appraisals per year, which would include between 90,000 and 120,000 acres of real estate. The size of properties appraised ranges from less than 160 acres to over 80,000 acres. The complexity of the appraisals ranges from single land uses to large complicated assignments. I appraise specialty properties such as large grain facilities, commercial feedlots or dairy heifer development lots. These appraisals include a wide variety of intended uses including; litigation, estate valuation, lending, and annual corporate valuations.
2007 – Present: Agri Affiliates, Inc., performing agricultural appraisals and real estate sales.
2006 – 2007: Rexroth Valuations, performed Mass Appraisal work involving valuation of all rural improvements. This Mass Appraisal work was performed in Thomas, Kearney and Hayes Counties in Nebraska.
1994 – 2006: General ranch work holding positions from ranch hand to herdsman and eventually ranch manager. These positions offered experience in all areas of ranch production.
Nebraska Certified General Appraiser
Real Estate Salesman License – Nebraska
Accredited Member of the Nebraska Chapter and National American Society of Farm Managers and Rural Appraisers “ASFMRA”; Earned Designation as Accredited Rural Appraiser (ARA); Member of Nebraska Chapter ASFMRA Board of Directors 2017-Present; School Board Member and President (2 Years) of Arnold School District 2011-2018; Board Member of South Loup Federation Youth Wrestling Club 2007-2015; 4-H Project Leader 2006-2012.