News 2014

Edward Larson, Aaron Ward Earn MAI Designation

Edward Larson of Valbridge Property Advisors | The Oetzel-Hartman Group is Valbridge’s latest professional to earn the prestigious MAI designation from the Appraisal Institute, signifying his high level of experience in the evaluation of commercial and other types of properties.

Based in East Lansing, Mich., Ed followed in his father’s footsteps as an appraiser. Ed received his bachelor’s degree from Michigan State University. He has been an appraiser for 28 years, working on a broad range of assignments including golf courses, country clubs and office, agricultural, recreational, industrial, retail and apartment properties. Ed loves to golf, hike with his German Shorthaired Pointer pup Rebel, and spend time with his wife and three children.

Aaron Ward, senior managing director of Valbridge Property Advisors | Mountain West (“News & Views,” October 14, 2013) also recently was credentialed as an MAI.