Senior Managing Director
January 27, 2022
VPA Office: Cincinnati
I grew up in Louisville, Kentucky, and graduated from the University of Kentucky with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a Major in Finance. I am a certified general appraiser in Kentucky, Ohio, and Indiana.
What is your title and what do you do at Valbridge?
I am a Senior Managing Director at Valbridge. I started as a trainee in 2004, worked as a staff appraiser for many years, and became a Senior Managing Director in 2020. At Valbridge, I appraise all types of commercial properties, review the work of staff appraisers, quote and manage assignments, and train new employees.
How did you become a part of Valbridge and VWC?
I joined the VWC to connect with other women in the commercial real estate field. The monthly meetings, forums, and talks have allowed me to stay on top of current trends and factors impacting the industry as well as further my career growth.
What are your specialty areas?
I specialize in retail and restaurant properties but also appraise all types of commercial properties from single-family residential subdivisions to bulk distribution warehouse facilities.
What are some of the most interesting projects you've worked on at Valbridge?
Over the years, I have worked on a variety of interesting properties at Valbridge. A few that come to mind include a 325,000 square foot lifestyle center, a 1.5 million square foot greenhouse, a proposed 400-acre mixed-use development, and a local brewery.
What do you like most about working at Valbridge and being a member of the VWC?
At Valbridge, I like the national network of people and resources. It has been nice connecting with other women in the VWC who are also juggling a full-time career and parenting, particularly during the pandemic.