News 2013

Geri Armalavage Becomes First, Only Woman to Earn MAI, CBA

Geri Armalavage, chair of the board of directors of Valbridge Property Advisors and senior managing director of Valbridge Property Advisors l Armalavage Valuation, has obtained the CBA (Certified Business Appraiser) designation from the Institute of Business Appraisers.

She previously earned the MAI designation from the Appraisal Institute, making her only one of seven people and the first and only woman in the U.S. to hold both designations, according to data on both organizations’ websites.

With more than 26 years’ experience, Geri is an expert in all facets of real estate and business valuation, expert witness court testimony, appraisal review and consulting. She also holds a CMEA designation through the NEBB Institute that qualifies her to appraise machinery and equipment.