Foster Valuation Company, LLC


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B.S. Degree in Business Administration with concentrations in Real Estate Finance, and Commercial Real Estate, Colorado State University, 2007

Appraisal Institute Courses:

Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice, Business Practices and Ethics, Basic Appraisal Principles, Basic Appraisal Procedures, General Appraisal Income Approach, General Sales Comparison Approach, Real Estate Finance, Statistics, and Valuation Modeling, General Appraiser Report Writing and Case Studies, General Appraiser Market Analysis and Highest and Best Use, General Appraiser Site Valuation and Cost Approach, Advanced Concepts and Case Studies

International Right of Way Association Courses:

SR/WA Comprehensive Exam, Principles of Land Acquisition, Principles of Real Estate Negotiation, Conflict Management, The Uniform Act, Principles of Real Estate Appraisal, Environmental Awareness, Property Management, Real Estate Law, Real Estate Engineering, Environmental Due Diligence and Liability, Property Descriptions, Right of Way Acquisition for Electrical Transmission Projects, and Alternative Dispute Resolution.

Memberships and Designations

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser:  State of Colorado, #CG100036005

Appraisal Institute:  Designated Member (MAI)

2016 to 2018 - Regional Representative, Region II
2019 (elect) - Board of Directors for the Colorado Chapter

International Right of Way Association:  Senior Right of Way Professional (SR/WA)

Professional Experience

Foster Valuation Company:  Real Estate Appraiser, August of 2008 - Present

Smith Investments:  Acquisition Analysis, December of 2006 - August of 2008



Foster Valuation Company, LLC - Northern Colorado Real Estate Appraisal and Consultation Service