Equipment Appraisal Expert 520783 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have been working for over 35 years in the field of Appraisal and Auctioneering with a particular focus in machinery and equipment, inventory, furniture, fixtures and equipment valuations, equipment brokerages and auction services for machinery and equipment. I have also spent more than 25 years as an equipment appraisal expert witness in Southern California and have offered such services as courtroom testimony, consultations, and deposition for numerous clients.

Areas of Expertise

Relevant Experiences

I have a broad range of experience in appraising heavy off-road machinery fleets with various brands and models of machinery. I am an accredited senior appraiser designated as such by the American Society of Appraisers in the Machinery & Technical Specialty discipline with 32 years of experience.

I am an accredit senior appraiser (ASA) in the Machinery and Technical Specialties (MTS) appraisal discipline by the American Society of Appraisers. As such I have a broad range of experience appraising commercial vehicle fleets that include all types of fleets of cars, trucks and heavy construction equipment as well as material handling equipment over my 30 year career. My clients include commercial lenders, leasing companies, public agencies, corporations (large and small) as well as engagements by attorneys and CPA’s in litigated matters involving capital equipment intense businesses in litigated matters as well as eminent domain cases.


Degree Subject Institution
B.S. St. Mary’s College Moraga California

Licenses Certifications

Bonded/Licensed Auctioneer CA. – Arizona, California, Florida, Texas

Awards & Affiliation

American Society of Appraisers
So. California Auctioneers Association

Primary Affiliation

American Society of Appraisers