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We've combined the brightest valuation and technical minds in the country. Our growing team of appraisers, software engineers, designers, and product managers are propelling Bowery forward at an incredible pace.

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About

James

James Dunne, MAI

James Dunne, MAI

Chief Appraiser & Chief Operating Officer

Seattle, Washington

James Dunne, MAI, is the Chief Operating Officer and Chief Appraiser at Bowery Valuation, he joined the firm in May 2017. He has worked in the real estate industry for a total of 20 years, with over 13 years of commercial real estate appraisal experience.

Mr. Dunne has appraised a wide variety of property types including multifamily, office, industrial, self-storage facilities, retail centers, mixed-use properties and development sites. Mr. Dunne has also been engaged to perform retail and residential market rental studies. His clients include commercial banks, pension funds, private equity, government institutions, attorneys and developers.

Mr. Dunne is a specialist in the valuation of complex transactions involving low-income housing properties, having appraised multiple projects including ground-up LIHTC-funded developments, Year-15 portfolios, Section 8 HAP properties, Section 202, Section 236 RAD-conversion projects and Mitchell-Lama buildings.

Mr. Dunne began his real estate career at a local brokerage in Brooklyn, then as an Associate Broker with The Corcoran Group before moving into commercial real estate valuation at the boutique appraisal firm Miller Cicero.

Licenses & Qualifications

MAI Designation

General Certified Appraiser License, State of California

General Certified Appraiser License, State of Connecticut

General Certified Appraiser License, State of New Jersey

General Certified Appraiser License, State of New York

General Certified Appraiser License, State of Oregon

General Certified Appraiser License, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania

General Certified Appraiser License, Washington D.C.

General Certified Appraiser License, State of Washington


About

Katelyn

Katelyn Drosnock, MRICS

Katelyn Drosnock, MRICS

Managing Director

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Katelyn Drosnock, MRICS, is a Managing Director at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in February 2021. Actively engaged in commercial real estate development, valuation, and consulting since 2005, Ms. Drosnock has prepared valuations and market studies on proposed, partially completed, renovated, and existing structures.  These include office buildings, shopping centers, power centers, warehouses, distribution centers, multifamily residences, vacant land, subdivisions, mixed-use, and special purpose properties. Ms. Drosnock specializes in appraisals, portfolio valuations, and market feasibility studies. She has experience with LIHTC, LERTA, Optional County Affordable Housing Funds (Act 137), HAP contracts, and other federal, state, and/or county-based tax incentives and tax abatement programs, as well as Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac loan requirements and PHFA Tax Credit/PennHOMES applications.

Before joining Bowery, Ms. Drosnock worked for Newmark’s Valuation & Advisory group since 2017, when the firm acquired six affiliate offices of Integra Realty Resources.  She started with Integra in 2014.

Licenses & Qualifications

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of New Jersey

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of New York

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, Washington D.C.

About

Kirk

Kirk A. Garza, MAI, CCIM, CMI

Kirk A. Garza, MAI, CCIM, CMI

Managing Director

Austin, Texas

Kirk Garza is a Managing Director at Bowery Valuation. He joined the firm October 2021 and has 14 years of commercial real estate experience. His experience includes the valuation and analysis of a wide variety of property types including retail, office, multifamily, industrial, mixed-use, self-storage, and vacant land.

Before joining Bowery, Kirk was a Director at Popp Hutcheson. In his capacity as a licensed Property Tax Consultant in the State of Texas, he was involved throughout the start-to-finish property tax process, which included attending Appraisal Review Board hearings, reviewing property tax budgets, and supporting litigation proceedings. At Popp Hutcheson, he also developed the Volunteering & Community Outreach Committee, PH Appraisal Academy, and various summer internship programs. These initiatives helped giveback to the community, develop others, and build a talent pipeline for recruiting purposes. Prior to Popp Hutcheson, Kirk was a Senior Director at a privately owned commercial real estate appraisal company and was responsible for the day-to-day operations of the firm's Valuation and Advisory Services.

Kirk has moderated property tax industry panels, presented on valuation at professional seminars, and authored several articles on property tax valuation. He is also active in the ULI Austin Next group and a past president of the Appraisal Institute Austin Chapter.

Licenses & Qualifications

MAI Designation

CCIM, Designated Member

CMI, Designated Member 

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Louisiana

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Texas


About

Brandon

Brandon Gollotti, MAI

Brandon Gollotti, MAI

Managing Director

New York, New York

Mr. Gollotti is a Managing Director at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in March 2018. He has worked in the real estate industry for over 10 years, including 7+ years of commercial real estate appraisal experience.

Before joining Bowery, Mr. Gollotti served as an associate at BBG/ Leitner Group based in New York City. Prior to joining the BBG/ Leitner Group, Mr. Gollotti was a Development Associate for Arcadia Land Company, a Philadelphia-based real estate land developer and consultant with a focus on smart growth and traditional neighborhood design techniques.

At Bowery and at BBG/ Leitner Group, Mr. Gollotti has appraised a wide variety of property types including multi-unit residential, office, industrial, retail centers, mixed-use properties, senior living facilities, self-storage and development sites in around the New York City metropolitan area and beyond from Connecticut to Maryland in addition to other states across the continental United States.

Licenses & Qualifications

MAI Designation

General Certified Appraiser License, State of Connecticut

General Certified Appraiser License, State of Louisiana

General Certified Appraiser License, State of Maryland

General Certified Appraiser License, State of New Jersey

General Certified Appraiser License, State of New York

General Certified Appraiser License, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania

About

Grace

Grace Kim, MAI

Grace Kim, MAI

Managing Director

Seattle, Washington

Grace Kim is the Managing Director of the Seattle office at Bowery Valuation.  She joined the firm in January 2022 and has been active in the commercial real estate appraisal industry for a total of 17 years. She has prepared valuations of proposed, partially completed, renovated, and existing structures. Valuation has encompassed multifamily, retail, office, industrial, land, and special purpose properties.  Ms. Kim specializes in multifamily properties, having appraised well over 500 assets since 2015. These assignments have included garden/mid-rise, urban/high-rise, micro/congregate, student housing, and mixed-use developments across Washington and Idaho.

Before joining Bowery, Ms. Kim worked for Colliers International as a Valuation Services Director.  She originally got her start at the local Seattle firm McKee & Schalka, where she was also responsible for trainee management and reviews.

Ms. Kim graduated from Berkeley in 2004 and is a member of CREW Seattle.  She received the MAI designation in 2013.

Licenses & Qualifications

MAI Designation

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Washington

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Idaho

About

John

John J. Musnuff, MAI, CTA

John J. Musnuff, MAI, CTA

Managing Director

Iselin, New Jersey

John Musnuff is a reviewer at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in September 2020. He has worked in the real estate appraisal industry for a total of 35 years and has appraised all types of commercial properties primarily in New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania. Properties appraised include vacant land, farms, subdivisions, PUD projects, multi-family projects, industrial, office and retail shopping centers and special use properties.

Before joining Bowery, Mr. Musnuff owned Musnuff Group, LLC, a boutique appraisal firm that conducted appraisals of commercial properties for lenders, governmental agencies including condemning authorities, litigation support and private concerns.

Prior to forming Musnuff Group, LLC in 2004, Mr. Musnuff worked at Integra Realty Resources, Izenberg Appraisal and Appraisal Affiliates as a commercial appraiser and at MGM Associates as head of revaluation and commercial properties for ad valorem tax purposes.

Licenses & Qualifications

MAI Designation

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of New Jersey

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of New York

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Rhode Island

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania

About

Scott

Scott Powell, MAI

Scott Powell, MAI

Managing Director

Palm Beach, Florida

Scott M. Powell, MAI, is the Managing Director of the Florida office for Bowery Valuation. Scott has been a Managing Director with Cushman & Wakefield and Integra Realty Resources, operated his own firm The SMP Group, and worked with other independent firms.

Scott entered the appraisal profession in 1992 at an independent firm in Erie PA and joined the Appraisal Institute in 1995. He completed his MAI designation requirements in 2001, and in 2002 was invited by the Appraisal Institute to serve on the prestigious General Comprehensive Examination Subcommittee. Scott relocated to Florida (the Treasure Coast) in 2004 and has worked all over Florida.

Scott gained his clients’ trust through attention to detail and thorough research, and by routinely applying advanced methods of analysis over a broad scope of work. He has extensive practical knowledge in market analyses/feasibility studies, consulting and market value appraisal reports for lending, litigation (including expert witness testimony), tax appeals and condemnation.

Scott is actively engaged in all aspects of appraisal practice, including appraisal and analysis of various types of properties such as: multifamily, office, industrial, retail and mixed-use, gas stations & convenience stores, various net leased properties, self-storage, marinas, golf courses, health clubs, other private clubs (e.g., tennis centers), and short-term rentals. He has extensive experience appraising all types of development sites, especially residential subdivisions (large and small). And Scott regularly appraises going concerns. His clients include numerous banks/financial institutions, government institutions, attorneys, developers and private investors.

Licenses & Qualifications

MAI Designation

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Colorado

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Florida

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Georgia

About

Michael

Michael Wahl, MAI

Michael Wahl, MAI

Head of Private Lending

New York, New York

Michael Wahl, MAI, is the Head of Private Lending at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in February 2019.  Mr. Wahl has a vast background in real estate which allows him to offer valuation services and market analysis to a variety of clients. He has additional experience in commercial real estate brokerage and multi-family asset management.

Prior to joining Bowery, Mr. Wahl worked as a commercial real estate broker with Kislak Realty from 2012 to 2015. He went on to join BBG, an appraisal firm, in New York City. During his tenure at BBG he gained extensive experience in a number of Northeast markets including the greater New York City, Philadelphia, Wilmington, and Baltimore areas. He also has experience with a wide variety of asset types within these markets including multi-family, office, retail, condo/coops, land, affordable housing, and student housing.

Licenses & Qualifications

MAI Designation

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Alabama

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Arkansas

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of California

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Colorado

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Connecticut

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Delaware

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Florida

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Georgia

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Illinois

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Kentucky

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Louisiana

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Maryland

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Michigan

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Mississippi

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Missouri

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of New York

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of New Jersey

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of North Carolina

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Ohio

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Oklahoma

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Oregon

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of South Carolina

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Tennessee

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Texas

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Washington

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of West Virginia

About

Bryson

Bryson Young, MAI

Bryson Young, MAI

Managing Director

San Francisco, California

Bryson Young is a Managing Director at Bowery Valuation.  He joined the firm in December 2021 and brings over 15 years of commercial real estate experience, with the last 11 years in the commercial appraisal space. During his appraisal career, Bryson has worked on the valuation of a wide range of property types, including existing and proposed market-rate and affordable multi-family developments, low-rise and high-rise office, R&D, retail, industrial, automotive dealerships, and development land, in Northern California and the Midwest. He has a particular expertise in institutional and non-institutional multi-family properties, having appraised well over 40,000 apartment units across the Bay Area since 2011. In addition to appraisal, Bryson’s experience in commercial real estate spans property management, asset management, and acquisitions. 

Prior to joining Bowery, Bryson was a Vice President at CBRE, where he was a top producer in Northern California and responsible for training and oversight of a team of appraisers in the Silicon Valley office. His passion for training and mentoring the next generation of appraisers led him to Bowery, where he will be helping to lead the expansion into California.


Licenses & Qualifications

MAI Designation

General Certified Appraiser License, State of California


About

Jan

Jan L. Decker, MAI, SRA, AI-GRS

Jan L. Decker, MAI, SRA, AI-GRS

Director of Quality Control

New York, New York

Ms. Decker is a Director and the Head of Quality Control at Bowery Valuation, joining the firm in November 2018. She has over 35 years of valuation experience in a wide range of residential, commercial and industrial real estate appraisal and consulting assignments, including easements and condemnation; office buildings; special-purpose properties; shopping centers; apartment buildings; multifamily development appraisals; financial analysis; market and feasibility studies; subdivision and land development analysis; property tax consulting; and other real estate advisory services.

In addition to her roles in appraisal and appraisal reviews, Ms. Decker oversees all valuation training at Bowery. She has developed an extensive Bowery Valuation Knowledge Base setting forth appraisal principals, assignment procedures and best practices used company-wide by the Valuation team and Product, Design and Technology team to ensure best in class appraisals.

Prior to joining Bowery, Ms. Decker briefly served as the Senior Commercial Valuation Analyst at Columbia Bank, in Fair Lawn, NJ, where she performed appraisal reviews, evaluating appraisal reports to ensure compliance with industry standards, regulatory guidelines, and bank policy, and acted as a liaison between the appraisal department and the lending, credit, and underwriting departments regarding appraisal issues.

Ms. Decker spent a majority of her career at Integra Realty Resources as a Principal of the IRR - Northern New Jersey office.  In her last six years with the company, she worked at Integra’s New York corporate office as the corporate Quality Control and Compliance Officer. In this role, she was responsible for the oversight of corporate-wide compliance policy and standard operating procedures, as well as the review and resolution of all product quality and client service complaints. Ms. Decker also served as Integra’s Director of Training, responsible for directing all corporate-wide education and training.  Additionally, Ms. Decker completed various initiatives aimed at improving report quality, appraisal process efficiency and data compliance. She is a certified Lean Six Sigma Black Belt in process improvement.

Recognized as an expert witness, Ms. Decker has testified before various local planning and zoning boards; county tax courts and state superior courts on matters involving condemnation; ad valorem taxation; matrimonial disputes; and municipal planning/zoning issues.

Licenses & Qualifications

MAI Designation

SRA Designation

AI-GRS Designation

General Certified Appraiser License, State of Connecticut

General Certified Appraiser License, State of New Jersey

General Certified Appraiser License, State of New York

General Certified Appraiser License, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania

Licensed Referral Agent, State of New Jersey

About

Andrew

Andrew Babienco, MAI, MRICS

Andrew Babienco, MAI, MRICS

Director

New York, New York

Andrew has over 30+ years of experience in real estate valuation. He joined Bowery in April of 2019.  Prior to that he spent 4 years at BBG and 30 years at Bankers Trust and its successor Deutsche Bank, where he was the Head of Valuation for the Americas at Deutsche Bank, New York, NY. He started his career with Emigrant Savings Bank and Brown Harris Stevens.

At Deutsche Bank’s CRM-REV Appraisal Group for the Americas, he managed a group comprised of four to eight appraisers and additional external consultants. He was responsible for engaging, reviewing and managing national appraisal assignments for the CMBS Large Loan, Conduit, Warehouse, Bank Syndication, Special Situations and Private Wealth groups. Loan products included balance sheet loans, conduit loans, large loans, and floating rate transactions. Year end 2014 volume was in excess of $30B. He also handled consulting and due diligence assignments valuing NPL loans for Special Situations Group.

Additionally he took part in evaluating and conducting due diligence on international portfolios of distressed and corporate for sale assets. Assignments included portfolios in Canada, China, Ireland, England, Germany, Italy, Japan, Korea, Sweden, Slovakia and South Korea.

Licenses & Qualifications

MAI Designation

MRICS Designation

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of New Jersey

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of New York

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Ohio


About

Heather

Heather J. Byrnes, MAI, AI-GRS

Heather J. Byrnes, MAI, AI-GRS

Director

Washington, D.C.

Heather Byrnes is a Director at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in July 2021. She has worked in the commercial real estate appraisal industry for a total of 17 years and has appraised nearly every asset type including retail, multi-family, mixed-use, golf courses, hospitality, industrial, office, land/subdivisions and various specialized property types in New York, PA, Georgia, South and North Carolina, California and all over, nationally. She specializes in the review of retail, mixed-use, multifamily, golf courses and proposed construction as well as self-storage.

Before joining Bowery, Ms. Byrnes served as a Vice President, Senior Reviewer at East West Bank based in New York. Ms. Byrnes graduated from Shippensburg University with a BA in Urban Studies and from Clemson University with a MS in City and Regional Planning.

Licenses & Qualifications

MAI Designation

AI-GRS Designation

General Certified Appraiser License, State of California

General Certified Appraiser License, State of Maryland

General Certified Appraiser License, State of New Jersey

General Certified Appraiser License, State of New York

General Certified Appraiser License, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania

General Certified Appraiser License, Commonwealth of Virginia

General Certified Appraiser License, Washington D.C.

About

Talani

Talani Casariego, MAI

Talani Casariego, MAI

Director

Palm Beach, Florida

Talani Casariego is a Director at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in December 2021. She has worked in the real estate appraisal industry for over 21 years and has appraised residential portfolios, apartment, retail, office, industrial, vacant land, and a wide variety of special purpose assets. Some of these include hotels, golf courses, National Park land, and small assisted living properties.

Mrs. Casariego has worked on appraisal assignments throughout the Southeast United States, the New England states, the Midwest, the Southwest, and northern California.

Before joining Bowery, Mrs. Casariego served as a Chief Appraiser at Collateral Evaluation Services based in Atlanta, Georgia.

Licenses & Qualifications

MAI Designation

General Certified Appraiser License, State of Arizona

General Certified Appraiser License, State of Arkansas

General Certified Appraiser License, State of California

General Certified Appraiser License, State of Georgia

General Certified Appraiser License, State of Kentucky

General Certified Appraiser License, State of Maine

General Certified Appraiser License, State of Nebraska

General Certified Appraiser License, State of New Hampshire

General Certified Appraiser License, State of New Jersey

General Certified Appraiser License, State of New York

General Certified Appraiser License, State of Ohio

General Certified Appraiser License, State of Oklahoma

General Certified Appraiser License, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania

General Certified Appraiser License, State of South Carolina

General Certified Appraiser License, State of Texas

General Certified Appraiser License, State of Vermont

About

Hilary

Hilary Jones, MAI, AI-GRS, CHIA

Hilary Jones, MAI, AI-GRS, CHIA

Director

Washington, D.C.

Hilary Jones is a Director at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in August 2021. She has provided real estate valuation, advisory, feasibility, and consulting services for the hospitality industry throughout the United States for over 11 years.  In addition, Hilary specializes in appraisal review of all real estate asset classes. Her clients include commercial banks, private investment firms, developers and individuals.

Prior to joining Bowery, Ms. Jones held a dual role as Senior Appraiser at Hospitality Appraisals based in Yorktown VA, and Review Appraiser at CES in Atlanta. Prior to that, she owned and managed a consulting firm offering business planning services to the small lodging industry. Hilary also trained at Colliers International and HVS.

Licenses & Qualifications

MAI Designation

AI-GRS Designation

CHIA, Certification in Hotel Industry Analytics

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Georgia

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, Commonwealth of Virginia

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Maryland

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, Washington D.C.

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania

About

Helen

Helen Peng, MAI, AI-GRS, MRICS

Helen Peng, MAI, AI-GRS, MRICS

Director

New York, New York

Helen Peng is a Director at Bowery Valuation who joined in February 2019.   Helen has over 35 years of experience in real estate valuation. The majority of her career was spent at Bankers Trust/Deutsche Bank. The first few years of her career was spent at Chase Manhattan Bank as an Appraiser with the last few years spent as a Director at BBG in New York City with the responsibility of Quality Control Reviewer.

At Deutsche Bank, Helen was a Director where she handled consulting, due diligence and prescreening of deals for various areas of the bank. Responsibilities include assessment of the transaction, cash flow analysis, market research, site visits and review of structure and documentation. Helen has also evaluated and conducted due diligence on domestic and international portfolios. Portfolios comprised of distressed mortgages and real estate owned assets. Travels covered Japan, Taiwan, South Korea, Sweden, Italy, France, Canada, Mexico, Czech Republic and Germany.

In addition, in her role as a Review Appraiser she ordered and reviewed appraisals, provided market data as well as opined on values for all property types on national basis.

During her tenure at Chase Manhattan Bank, Helen was a Second Vice President and Senior Staff Appraiser. Her experience involves writing and reviewing reports for various property types including commercial, industrial, residential and retail. Property located in Metropolitan and Suburban New York.

Licenses & Qualifications

MAI Designation

AI-GRS Designation

MRICS Designation

General Certified Appraiser License, State of Arizona

General Certified Appraiser License, State of Connecticut

General Certified Appraiser License, State of Georgia

General Certified Appraiser License, State of New Jersey

General Certified Appraiser License, State of New York

Former Faculty Member, Appraisal Institute

Former Faculty Member, Steven L. Newman Real Estate Institute at CUNY Baruch


About

Catherine

Catherine Poulson, MAI

Catherine Poulson, MAI

Director

Iselin, New Jersey

Catherine M. Poulson is a Director at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in December 2021. She has worked in the real estate industry since 1996, and as a commercial real estate appraiser since 2012.

Ms. Poulson has appraised conventional, commercial real estate, such as multifamily, mixed-use, industrial, office buildings, shopping centers, and land, as well as special use properties, for a myriad of purposes including eminent domain, estate planning, HUD reporting, insurance reporting, IRS reporting, redevelopment, tax appeal litigation, and lending. Subject properties of her appraisal reports are primarily in the northeast with some national and international exceptions, while reviewed appraisal subjects are located throughout the United States.

Before joining Bowery, Ms. Poulson was a Vice President on the underwriting team at Citi Community Capital (CCC) of Citibank, NA where she specialized in affordable housing valuation for financing and securitizations. Prior to CCC Ms. Poulson was with Federal Appraisal, LLC in Whitehouse, NJ.

Licenses & Qualifications

MAI Designation

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Colorado

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of New Jersey

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of New York

About

Jeff

Jeff Rigg, MAI

Jeff Rigg, MAI

Director

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Jeff Rigg is a Director at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in December 2021.

He has worked in the real estate appraisal industry for a total of 18 years has appraised or reviewed mixed use, office, industrial, retail, multi-family, self-storage, senior housing and c-store properties throughout ME, NH, NY, NJ, PA, DE, RI, CT, OH, IL, WI, MN, MI, IN, KY, WV, MD, VA, NC, SC, GA, FL, AL, TX, CO, MO, ID, IA, CA, OR & WA.

Before joining Bowery, Mr. Rigg served as a Commercial Review Appraiser at Wells Fargo Bank based in Columbus, OH.

Licenses & Qualifications

MAI Designation

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Ohio

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Indiana

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Illinois

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Michigan

About

Cynthia

Cynthia Xu, MAI, SRA, AI-GRS

Cynthia Xu, MAI, SRA, AI-GRS

Director

Iselin, New Jersey

Cynthia Xu is a Director at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in November 2020. She has worked in the real estate appraisal industry for a total of 12 years and has appraised a wide variety of property types primarily in New Jersey including office, industrial, retail centers, multifamily, mixed-use properties, land, residential, and subdivisions. Ms. Xu specializes in Yellow Book and Eminent Domain appraisals.

Before joining Bowery, Ms. Xu served as a Senior Appraiser at Ard Appraisal Company based in New Jersey performing appraisals of commercial properties for lenders, governmental agencies including condemning authorities, litigation support, and private entities.

Ms. Xu graduated from Case Western Reserve University with double Master of Science degrees in Neuroscience and Management Information Systems.

Licenses & Qualifications

MAI Designation

SRA Designation

AI-GRS Designation

General Certified Appraiser License, State of New Jersey

General Certified Appraiser License, State of New York

General Certified Appraiser License, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania

Licensed Referral Agent, State of New Jersey

About

Carolyn

Carolyn Yates, MAI, AI-GRS

Carolyn Yates, MAI, AI-GRS

Director

Palm Beach, Florida

Carolyn Yates is a Director at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in December 2021.  She has worked in the real estate appraisal industry for over 25 years has appraised a variety of properties including retail, office, industrial, special purpose, fuel-related, multi-family, vacant land, and eminent domain. She appraised real estate primarily in the Southeast but has reviewed appraisal reports on a national basis since 2015.

Before joining Bowery, Ms. Yates served as a Review Appraiser at Wells Fargo Bank. Previous employers included the MassDOT and several small boutique appraisal firms.

Ms. Yates graduated from the University of Florida.

Licenses & Qualifications

MAI Designation

AI-GRS Designation

General Certified Appraiser License, State of Florida

General Certified Appraiser License, State of Georgia

General Certified Appraiser License, State of Massachusetts

General Certified Appraiser License, State of Texas

About

Sherif

Sherif Elshoubri, MAI, AI-GRS

Sherif Elshoubri, MAI, AI-GRS

Senior Vice President

New York, New York

Sherif Elshoubri is a Senior Vice President at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in March 2018. He has worked in the real estate appraisal industry for a total of 15 years and has appraised a wide variety of properties including high-end luxury condominiums, oceanfront single family dwellings, ground up residential construction, potential development sites, net lease and ground lease properties, single- and multi-tenant industrial buildings, retail shopping centers, and multifamily properties in New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Massachusetts and Louisiana.  In addition, he has performed appraisal reviews for both commercial and residential properties. Mr. Elshoubri specializes in appraisal reviews, and the appraisal of multifamily and mixed-use buildings.  His clients include commercial banks, pension funds, private equity, government institutions, attorneys and developers.

Before joining Bowery, Mr. Elshoubri served as a Senior Appraiser at Jerome Haims Realty based in New York City.

Licenses & Qualifications

MAI Designation

AI-GRS Designation Candidate

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, Commonwealth of Louisiana

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of New Jersey

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of New York

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania

About

Scott

Scott Blasingame, MAI

Scott Blasingame, MAI

Senior Vice President

San Francisco, California

Scott Blasingame, MAI is a Senior Vice President at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in April 2022. He has worked in the real estate appraisal industry for over 10 years has appraised a variety of property types, including large ranches, manufactured home communities, hotels, life science and traditional office buildings, industrial/warehouses, special purpose properties, land of all types, and multi-family residential properties throughout California and the United States for a variety of purposes. Mr. Blasingame has led numerous engagements pertaining to real estate projects on behalf of pension funds and their advisors, corporations, financial institutions, real estate investment trusts, and insurance companies.

Before joining Bowery, Mr. Murray served as a Senior Vice President at AltaView Advisors based in San Francisco.

Mr. Blasingame graduated from University of California – Berkeley.

Licenses & Qualifications

MAI Designation

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of California

Licensed Referral Agent, State of California

About

Robert

Robert Kaltman

Robert Kaltman

Senior Vice President

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Robert Kaltman is a Senior Vice President at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in January 2022. He has worked in the real estate appraisal industry for a total of 30+ years and has appraised a variety of real estate asset types primarily industrial, medical office, golf courses and self-storage properties in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Delaware and Maryland.

Before joining Bowery, Mr. Kaltman served as a Vice President of Valuation & Advisory Services at CBRE based in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Licenses & Qualifications

General Certified Appraiser License, State of Delaware

General Certified Appraiser License, State of Maryland

General Certified Appraiser License, State of New Jersey

General Certified Appraiser License, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania


About

Paul

Paul H. Lee

Paul H. Lee

Senior Vice President

Los Angeles, California

Paul H. Lee is a Senior Vice President at Bowery Valuation. He joined the firm in July 2022 and has 15 years of commercial real estate experience. His experience includes the valuation and analysis of a wide variety of property types including retail, office, multifamily, industrial, mixed-use, senior housing, hospitality, land, and various specialized property types.  He has prepared valuations of proposed, partially completed, renovated, and existing structures.

Before joining Bowery, Paul was a Vice President at JLL. He started his appraisal career at Property Sciences Group. He received a Bachelor of Arts in Economics/Administrative Studies from University of California, Riverside.

Licenses & Qualifications

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of California

About

Matt

Matt Lowdermilk, MAI

Matt Lowdermilk, MAI

Senior Vice President

Palm Beach, Florida

Matt Lowdermilk is a Senior Vice President at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in June 2021. He has worked in the real estate appraisal industry for nearly ten years and has appraised multifamily, office, retail, industrial, golf course and hotel properties in Florida specializing in complex multitenant and proposed properties.

Before joining Bowery, Mr. Lowdermilk served as a Director at Cushman and Wakefield based in Stuart. Prior to Cushman and Wakefield, Mr. Lowdermilk worked as a Junior and Senior Appraiser at Integra Realty Resources (IRR).

Licenses & Qualifications

MAI Designation

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Florida

About

Harry

Harry C. Newstreet, MAI

Harry C. Newstreet, MAI

Senior Vice President

Miami, Florida

Harry C. Newstreet is a Senior Vice President at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in June 2021.  Mr. Newstreet can perform a wide variety of real estate services that cover the entire spectrum of the real estate appraisal field including property appraisal, acquisition, feasibility, development and counseling, as well as in specialized areas such as expert witness testimony in condemnation for right-of-way, valuation, tax problems and other real estate matters.  Mr. Newstreet has completed both form and narrative appraisals of nearly every variety of residential and commercial property, including a specialty in outdoor advertising.  

Before joining Bowery, Mr. Newstreet owned and operated his own appraisal firm. He is qualified as an expert witness in Federal and State Courts in Florida, North Carolina and Pennsylvania and has performed appraisal services in the following states; Florida, Georgia, New York, New Hampshire, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Kentucky, Washington, Alabama, Pennsylvania, Texas, Virginia, Wisconsin and Michigan.

Licenses & Qualifications

MAI Designation

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Florida

About

Michelle

Michelle Zell, MAI

Michelle Zell, MAI

Senior Vice President

New York, New York

Michelle Zell is a Senior Vice President at Bowery Valuation, who joined the firm in October 2019. She has worked in the real estate appraisal industry for 19 years.

Ms. Zell has appraised multi-family, condominium and cooperative apartment buildings, retail properties, office buildings, restaurants, industrial properties, hotels, and vacant land properties in New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, Pennsylvania, Texas, Georgia, Louisiana  and Florida.  Ms. Zell specializes in managing large portfolios, appraising large scale existing and proposed developments, appraisals for EB-5 financing, market studies, and appraisals for litigation and condemnation proceedings, as well as trust and estate needs.  

Ms. Zell performs and manages appraisals for Israeli bond issuances in excess of $1B, and has extensive experience providing appraisals for financial reporting on the Israeli bond market since 2012. She specializes in serving as a liaison between the appraisers, the audit firms and the Israeli Security Authority.

Significant appraisal assignments include Peter Cooper Village/Stuyvesant Town, a rental apartment complex in New York City with 12,000 units, the condominium conversion of The Apthorp and the Belnord, two large scale prewar landmarked developments in Manhattan,  70 Pine Street, the 1M square foot former AIG headquarters converted to rental apartments, hotel, private club, restaurant and retail space, 701 7th Avenue, a proposed hotel and retail development located in Times Square and valued at $2B, market rent determination for Bell Works- the former Ball Labs in Holmdel, NJ, and multiple large developments for EB-5 financing including The Armature Works in Washington DC (a proposed mixed use retail, apartment and hotel development), 1 Journal Square (a proposed mixed use development in Jersey City),  The  Retail at Nassau Coliseum (proposed retail and entertainment complex adjacent to Nassau Coliseum), and Pacific Park (a proposed development of 15 land parcels to be developed with high rise residential, condominium, office and school buildings).  

Before joining Bowery, Ms. Zell served as a Senior Appraiser at BBG (formerly Leitner Group) in New York City from 2003 through October 2019.

Licenses & Qualifications

MAI Designation

Certified General Appraiser License, State of Florida

Certified General Appraiser License, State of Georgia

Certified General Appraiser License, State of Louisiana

Certified General Appraiser License, State of Maine

General Certified Appraiser License, State of New Hampshire

Certified General Appraiser License, State of New York

Certified General Appraiser License, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania

Certified General Appraiser License, State of Tennessee

Certified General Appraiser License, State of Texas


About

Emily

Emily C. Sze, MAI

Emily C. Sze, MAI

Vice President

New York, New York

Emily Sze, MAI is a Vice President of Valuation with Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in July 2021. She is a state certified general appraiser with over eleven years of valuation experience. Emily is state certified in New Jersey, North Carolina, Georgia, and Delaware. 

Emily has provided real estate valuation, advisory, feasibility, and consulting services throughout the United States and abroad. She has appraised a wide variety of real estate asset classes over the past decade, including hospitality properties, multi-family, office, industrial, mixed-use, raw and development land, and specialty-use projects. She has completed complex rea estate projects on behalf of financial institutions, and funds, large corporations, government entities, and private individuals. 

 

Prior to joining Bowery Valuation, Emily held positions at a leading hotel consulting firm, a real estate pricing role at a well-known hedge fund, a manager in the advisory valuation division of a mid-tier accounting firm, and operational roles in the hospitality industry. 

 

Ms. Sze graduated from Cornell University’s School of Hotel Administration. She obtained her MAI certification in October 2020.

Licenses & Qualifications

MAI Designation

General Certified Appraiser License, State of New Jersey

General Certified Appraiser License, State of North Carolina

General Certified Appraiser License, State of Georgia

General Certified Appraiser License, State of Delaware

About

Kevin

Kevin Walsh, MAI

Kevin Walsh, MAI

Vice President

New York, New York

Kevin Walsh is a Vice President at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in Jan 2020. He has worked in the real estate industry for 17 years and in the appraisal industry for 7 years. Before joining Bowery, Mr. Walsh served as a Senior Appraiser at Aaron Valuation based in New York City.

Kevin’s commercial appraisal experience includes valuation of apartment buildings, condominium and cooperative buildings, industrial buildings, schools, office buildings, mixed-use properties, affordable housing, schools, and leasehold interests.  He has extensive experience valuing land and prospective developments in New York City.

Kevin graduated from Washington University in St. Louis with a degree in Business Administration and from New York University with a Masters in Social Work. He is a student in the New York University Schack Institute Real Estate Finance Masters program.

Licenses & Qualifications

MAI Designation

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of New Jersey

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of New York

Appraisers

California

About

Bryson

Bryson Young, MAI

Bryson Young, MAI

Managing Director

San Francisco, California

Bryson Young is a Managing Director at Bowery Valuation.  He joined the firm in December 2021 and brings over 15 years of commercial real estate experience, with the last 11 years in the commercial appraisal space. During his appraisal career, Bryson has worked on the valuation of a wide range of property types, including existing and proposed market-rate and affordable multi-family developments, low-rise and high-rise office, R&D, retail, industrial, automotive dealerships, and development land, in Northern California and the Midwest. He has a particular expertise in institutional and non-institutional multi-family properties, having appraised well over 40,000 apartment units across the Bay Area since 2011. In addition to appraisal, Bryson’s experience in commercial real estate spans property management, asset management, and acquisitions. 

Prior to joining Bowery, Bryson was a Vice President at CBRE, where he was a top producer in Northern California and responsible for training and oversight of a team of appraisers in the Silicon Valley office. His passion for training and mentoring the next generation of appraisers led him to Bowery, where he will be helping to lead the expansion into California.


Licenses & Qualifications

MAI Designation

General Certified Appraiser License, State of California


About

Scott

Scott Blasingame, MAI

Scott Blasingame, MAI

Senior Vice President

San Francisco, California

Scott Blasingame, MAI is a Senior Vice President at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in April 2022. He has worked in the real estate appraisal industry for over 10 years has appraised a variety of property types, including large ranches, manufactured home communities, hotels, life science and traditional office buildings, industrial/warehouses, special purpose properties, land of all types, and multi-family residential properties throughout California and the United States for a variety of purposes. Mr. Blasingame has led numerous engagements pertaining to real estate projects on behalf of pension funds and their advisors, corporations, financial institutions, real estate investment trusts, and insurance companies.

Before joining Bowery, Mr. Murray served as a Senior Vice President at AltaView Advisors based in San Francisco.

Mr. Blasingame graduated from University of California – Berkeley.

Licenses & Qualifications

MAI Designation

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of California

Licensed Referral Agent, State of California

About

Paul

Paul H. Lee

Paul H. Lee

Senior Vice President

Los Angeles, California

Paul H. Lee is a Senior Vice President at Bowery Valuation. He joined the firm in July 2022 and has 15 years of commercial real estate experience. His experience includes the valuation and analysis of a wide variety of property types including retail, office, multifamily, industrial, mixed-use, senior housing, hospitality, land, and various specialized property types.  He has prepared valuations of proposed, partially completed, renovated, and existing structures.

Before joining Bowery, Paul was a Vice President at JLL. He started his appraisal career at Property Sciences Group. He received a Bachelor of Arts in Economics/Administrative Studies from University of California, Riverside.

Licenses & Qualifications

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of California

About

Anne

Anne Chen

Anne Chen

Vice President

Los Angeles, California

Anne Chen is a Vice President at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in May 2022. She has worked in the real estate appraisal industry for over six years and has appraised multifamily, land, retail, industrial and office properties throughout Southern California.

She currently specializes in multifamily appraisals. Before joining Bowery, Ms. Chen served as a Senior Valuation Specialist at Colliers International based in Los Angeles. She started her appraisal career at local firm Moore Real Estate Group.

Licenses & Qualifications

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of California


About

Justin

Justin Yu

Justin Yu

Vice President

San Francisco, California

Justin Yu is a Vice President at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in January 2022. He has worked in the commercial real estate appraisal industry since 2016.

Mr. Yu has experience in appraising all commercial property types, including industrial, R&D, retail, office, medical office, condos, and developable land. He has particular expertise in institutional and non-institutional multi-family and mixed-use properties in San Francisco and Los Angeles.

Prior to joining Bowery, Justin was a Senior Appraiser at CBRE, where he appraised over 750 commercial properties with a total value in excess of $2 billion, and was ranked #2 producer in Northern California and #13 in the Western Division. Prior to CBRE, Justin worked on the Revenue team at Box Inc., a cloud-computing technology start-up, where he took part in preparing the company for its IPO.

He received a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from UC Berkeley's Haas School of Business.

Licenses & Qualifications

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of California

About

Sam

Sam Cimino

Sam Cimino

Associate Vice President

San Francisco, California

Sam Cimino is an Associate Vice Present at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in December 2021. He has worked in the real estate appraisal industry for 7 years and has appraised a variety of properties including retail, low-rise and high-rise office, R&D, industrial, existing and proposed market rate and affordable multi-family housing, automotive, and vacant land throughout the Silicon Valley.

Before joining Bowery, Sam served as a research analyst at CBRE before joining the valuation team in late 2017.  Sam works out of Bowery's San Francisco office.

Licenses & Qualifications

About

Max

Max Dvorman

Max Dvorman

Associate

San Francisco, California

Max Dvorman is a Valuation Associate at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in January 2022. Mr. Dvorman is actively engaged in appraising mixed-use, multifamily, and office properties in the Bay Area and throughout California. Before joining Bowery, Mr. Dvorman served as a Staff Accountant at RJI CPAs based in Irvine, California, where he received extensive training in property taxes and valuation techniques.

Mr. Dvorman graduated from the University of California, Santa Barbara with a Bachelor of Arts degree in both Economics and Accounting.

Licenses & Qualifications

About

George

George Neeson

George Neeson

Associate

San Francisco, California

George Neeson is a Valuation Associate at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in January 2022. Mr. Neeson is actively engaged in appraising mixed-use and multifamily properties in California.

Before joining Bowery, Mr. Neeson served as a Financial Assistant at Tamar Securities based in Woodland Hills, CA, and as a Commercial Real Estate Intern at Stelee Industries, Inc. located in Los Angeles, CA.

Mr. Neeson graduated from San Diego State University and has experience in investment allocation and risk tolerance in addition to property acquisition research in the Los Angeles area.

Licenses & Qualifications

Appraisers

Florida

About

Scott

Scott Powell, MAI

Scott Powell, MAI

Managing Director

Palm Beach, Florida

Scott M. Powell, MAI, is the Managing Director of the Florida office for Bowery Valuation. Scott has been a Managing Director with Cushman & Wakefield and Integra Realty Resources, operated his own firm The SMP Group, and worked with other independent firms.

Scott entered the appraisal profession in 1992 at an independent firm in Erie PA and joined the Appraisal Institute in 1995. He completed his MAI designation requirements in 2001, and in 2002 was invited by the Appraisal Institute to serve on the prestigious General Comprehensive Examination Subcommittee. Scott relocated to Florida (the Treasure Coast) in 2004 and has worked all over Florida.

Scott gained his clients’ trust through attention to detail and thorough research, and by routinely applying advanced methods of analysis over a broad scope of work. He has extensive practical knowledge in market analyses/feasibility studies, consulting and market value appraisal reports for lending, litigation (including expert witness testimony), tax appeals and condemnation.

Scott is actively engaged in all aspects of appraisal practice, including appraisal and analysis of various types of properties such as: multifamily, office, industrial, retail and mixed-use, gas stations & convenience stores, various net leased properties, self-storage, marinas, golf courses, health clubs, other private clubs (e.g., tennis centers), and short-term rentals. He has extensive experience appraising all types of development sites, especially residential subdivisions (large and small). And Scott regularly appraises going concerns. His clients include numerous banks/financial institutions, government institutions, attorneys, developers and private investors.

Licenses & Qualifications

MAI Designation

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Colorado

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Florida

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Georgia

About

Talani

Talani Casariego, MAI

Talani Casariego, MAI

Director

Palm Beach, Florida

Talani Casariego is a Director at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in December 2021. She has worked in the real estate appraisal industry for over 21 years and has appraised residential portfolios, apartment, retail, office, industrial, vacant land, and a wide variety of special purpose assets. Some of these include hotels, golf courses, National Park land, and small assisted living properties.

Mrs. Casariego has worked on appraisal assignments throughout the Southeast United States, the New England states, the Midwest, the Southwest, and northern California.

Before joining Bowery, Mrs. Casariego served as a Chief Appraiser at Collateral Evaluation Services based in Atlanta, Georgia.

Licenses & Qualifications

MAI Designation

General Certified Appraiser License, State of Arizona

General Certified Appraiser License, State of Arkansas

General Certified Appraiser License, State of California

General Certified Appraiser License, State of Georgia

General Certified Appraiser License, State of Kentucky

General Certified Appraiser License, State of Maine

General Certified Appraiser License, State of Nebraska

General Certified Appraiser License, State of New Hampshire

General Certified Appraiser License, State of New Jersey

General Certified Appraiser License, State of New York

General Certified Appraiser License, State of Ohio

General Certified Appraiser License, State of Oklahoma

General Certified Appraiser License, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania

General Certified Appraiser License, State of South Carolina

General Certified Appraiser License, State of Texas

General Certified Appraiser License, State of Vermont

About

Carolyn

Carolyn Yates, MAI, AI-GRS

Carolyn Yates, MAI, AI-GRS

Director

Palm Beach, Florida

Carolyn Yates is a Director at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in December 2021.  She has worked in the real estate appraisal industry for over 25 years has appraised a variety of properties including retail, office, industrial, special purpose, fuel-related, multi-family, vacant land, and eminent domain. She appraised real estate primarily in the Southeast but has reviewed appraisal reports on a national basis since 2015.

Before joining Bowery, Ms. Yates served as a Review Appraiser at Wells Fargo Bank. Previous employers included the MassDOT and several small boutique appraisal firms.

Ms. Yates graduated from the University of Florida.

Licenses & Qualifications

MAI Designation

AI-GRS Designation

General Certified Appraiser License, State of Florida

General Certified Appraiser License, State of Georgia

General Certified Appraiser License, State of Massachusetts

General Certified Appraiser License, State of Texas

About

Matt

Matt Lowdermilk, MAI

Matt Lowdermilk, MAI

Senior Vice President

Palm Beach, Florida

Matt Lowdermilk is a Senior Vice President at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in June 2021. He has worked in the real estate appraisal industry for nearly ten years and has appraised multifamily, office, retail, industrial, golf course and hotel properties in Florida specializing in complex multitenant and proposed properties.

Before joining Bowery, Mr. Lowdermilk served as a Director at Cushman and Wakefield based in Stuart. Prior to Cushman and Wakefield, Mr. Lowdermilk worked as a Junior and Senior Appraiser at Integra Realty Resources (IRR).

Licenses & Qualifications

MAI Designation

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Florida

About

Harry

Harry C. Newstreet, MAI

Harry C. Newstreet, MAI

Senior Vice President

Miami, Florida

Harry C. Newstreet is a Senior Vice President at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in June 2021.  Mr. Newstreet can perform a wide variety of real estate services that cover the entire spectrum of the real estate appraisal field including property appraisal, acquisition, feasibility, development and counseling, as well as in specialized areas such as expert witness testimony in condemnation for right-of-way, valuation, tax problems and other real estate matters.  Mr. Newstreet has completed both form and narrative appraisals of nearly every variety of residential and commercial property, including a specialty in outdoor advertising.  

Before joining Bowery, Mr. Newstreet owned and operated his own appraisal firm. He is qualified as an expert witness in Federal and State Courts in Florida, North Carolina and Pennsylvania and has performed appraisal services in the following states; Florida, Georgia, New York, New Hampshire, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Kentucky, Washington, Alabama, Pennsylvania, Texas, Virginia, Wisconsin and Michigan.

Licenses & Qualifications

MAI Designation

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Florida

About

Phil

Phil Brandt

Phil Brandt

Associate Vice President

Orlando, Florida

Phil Brandt is an Associate Vice President at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in March 2022. He is a Certified General Real Estate Appraiser and a Candidate for Designation and has worked in the real estate appraisal industry since 2009. 

Throughout his career he has valued a wide variety of property types across the country, with a concentration in the New York and New Jersey area. Select properties include The Dakota, The Russian Tea Room, 16-story high-rise adjacent to the Guggenheim, new construction of a 96,122 SF retail building on 125th St, NYC,110,000 SF JCC, and a 630,000 SF Pier One Distribution Center.

Before joining Bowery, Mr. Brandt was a Senior Appraiser at the Otteau Group in NJ, and prior to this he was VP of Valuation at World Business Lenders, a nation-wide private lender .Preceding this, Mr. Brandt was an appraiser at KTR in NYC, a prominent boutique appraisal firm

Licenses & Qualifications

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Florida

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of New Jersey

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of New York

About

Michael

D. Michael Daniel, Jr.

D. Michael Daniel, Jr.

Associate Vice President

Orlando, Florida

D. Michael Daniel, Jr. is an Associate Vice President at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in March of 2022. He has worked in the real estate appraisal industry for a total of 18 years and has appraised a wide variety of commercial properties, inclusive of hotel operations, investment-grade office properties, vacant land, professional and medical office, surgical centers, various industrial uses, multifamily (traditional and LIHTC), agricultural nurseries, free standing retail, shopping centers, automobile repair facilities, aviation hangars and fixed based operations(FBOs), day care facilities, adult congregate living facilities, easement encumbered land, submerged land, residential subdivisions, mixed-use planned developments, condemnation land, environmentally protected land, restaurants, mitigation properties, oil, gas and mineral rights, gas/service stations, school facilities, lease hold interests, religious facilities, marinas, railroad corridors, to name a few. The majority of these properties have been located throughout the state of Florida. However, Mr. Daniel has also assisted in the valuation of properties within Texas, Alabama, Georgia, and Tennessee.

Before joining Bowery, Mr. Daniel served as a Senior Analyst at Integra Realty Resources based in Orlando.

Licenses & Qualifications

About

Michael

Michael Cilurso

Michael Cilurso

Associate

Orlando, Florida

Michael Cilurso is a Valuation Associate at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in January 2022. Mr. Cilurso is actively involved in appraising missed-use, multi-family and industrial properties in Florida.

Before joining Bowery, Mr. Cilurso was a student at the University of Central Florida, where he majored in finance. Mr. Cilurso interned at Cushman & Wakefield while in school as well.

Licenses & Qualifications

About

Shea

Shea Dailey

Shea Dailey

Associate

Miami, Florida

Shea Dailey is a Valuation Associate at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in July 2021. Mr. Dailey is actively engaged in appraising all asset types in the state of Florida.

Prior to joining Bowery, Mr. Dailey received his Master of Science in Finance from Boston College, with a curriculum centered around rigorous investment analysis and financial modeling training.

Mr. Dailey completed his undergraduate degree at Villanova University, receiving a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Accounting, with a secondary degree in Finance.

Licenses & Qualifications

About

Christian

Christian Dodds

Christian Dodds

Associate

Palm Beach, Florida

Christian Dodds is a Valuation Associate at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in August 2021. Mr. Dodds is actively engaged in appraising mixed-use and multifamily properties in Florida.

Before joining Bowery, Mr. Dodds served as a Commercial Property Tax Consultant at Ryan LLC based in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.

Mr. Dodds graduated from Florida State University with a bachelor’s degree in Real Estate. He also holds a certificate from the London School of Economics in Real Estate Economics and Finance.

Licenses & Qualifications

About

Charles

Charles Grasso

Charles Grasso

Associate

Miami, Florida

Charles Grasso is a Valuation Associate at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in July 2021. Mr. Grasso is actively engaged in appraising all asset types in the state of Florida.

Prior to joining Bowery, Mr. Grasso worked as a Private Equity Analyst at Brookside Capital Partners, based in Stamford, CT, where he received extensive financial modeling and market research training while working on leveraged buyouts of lower middle market private companies.

Mr. Grasso graduated from the University of Colorado Boulder in 2021 with a Master of Science in Real Estate and a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with an emphasis in Finance and Real Estate.

Licenses & Qualifications

About

Michael

Michael Hoyt

Michael Hoyt

Associate

Palm Beach, Florida

Michael Hoyt is a Valuation Associate at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in January2022. Mr. Hoyt is actively engaged in appraising mixed-use and multifamily properties in Florida.

Prior to joining Bowery, Mr. Hoyt worked as an Account Manager at Civic Financial Services, based in Los Angeles, California, where he was specialized in real estate financing.

Mr. Hoyt graduated from Florida Atlantic University with a bachelor’s degree in finance.  

Licenses & Qualifications

About

Conrad

Conrad Kopp

Conrad Kopp

Associate

Miami, Florida

Conrad Kopp is a Valuation Associate at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in January 2022. Mr. Kopp is actively engaged in appraising mixed-use and multifamily properties in New York and Florida.

Prior to joining Bowery, Conrad led a team of Real Estate Valuation Analysts reviewing desktop and hybrid appraisal products at Clear Capital, an Appraisal Management Company located in Truckee, CA. 

Conrad graduated from Eckerd College with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Environmental Studies and a minor in Literature.

Licenses & Qualifications

About

Miguel

Miguel Pierce Martin

Miguel Pierce Martin

Associate

Palm Beach, Florida

Miguel A. Pierce Martin is a Valuation Associate at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in June 2021. Mr. Pierce Martin has worked in the commercial real estate appraisal industry for over four years and is actively engaged in appraising all asset types in the state of Florida.

Prior to joining Bowery, Mr. Pierce Martin served as a Research Analyst at Cushman & Wakefield, based in Stuart, FL, where he assisted senior appraisers performing data verification, market analyses and property research for assignments involving a wide array of property types.

Mr. Pierce Martin graduated from Indian River State College in 2017 with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration.

Licenses & Qualifications

About

Richard

Richard Russell

Richard Russell

Associate

Palm Beach, Florida

Richard Russell is an Valuation Associate at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in January 2022. Prior to joining Bowery Valuation, Richard worked in securities and energy consulting.

Licenses & Qualifications

About

Jason

Jason Telsey

Jason Telsey

Associate

Miami, Florida

Jason Telsey is a Valuation Associate at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in January 2022. Mr. Telsey is actively engaged in appraising mixed-use and multifamily properties in Florida. 

Before joining Bowery, Mr. Telsey served as a Compliance Intern at Provident Bank based in New Jersey. He is a member of the Young Real Estate Professionals in New York. 

Mr. Telsey graduated from Indiana University’s Kelley School of Business with a Bachelor of Science in Finance and International Business

Licenses & Qualifications

Appraisers

New Jersey

About

John

John J. Musnuff, MAI, CTA

John J. Musnuff, MAI, CTA

Managing Director

Iselin, New Jersey

John Musnuff is a reviewer at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in September 2020. He has worked in the real estate appraisal industry for a total of 35 years and has appraised all types of commercial properties primarily in New Jersey, New York and Pennsylvania. Properties appraised include vacant land, farms, subdivisions, PUD projects, multi-family projects, industrial, office and retail shopping centers and special use properties.

Before joining Bowery, Mr. Musnuff owned Musnuff Group, LLC, a boutique appraisal firm that conducted appraisals of commercial properties for lenders, governmental agencies including condemning authorities, litigation support and private concerns.

Prior to forming Musnuff Group, LLC in 2004, Mr. Musnuff worked at Integra Realty Resources, Izenberg Appraisal and Appraisal Affiliates as a commercial appraiser and at MGM Associates as head of revaluation and commercial properties for ad valorem tax purposes.

Licenses & Qualifications

MAI Designation

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of New Jersey

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of New York

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Rhode Island

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania

About

Catherine

Catherine Poulson, MAI

Catherine Poulson, MAI

Director

Iselin, New Jersey

Catherine M. Poulson is a Director at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in December 2021. She has worked in the real estate industry since 1996, and as a commercial real estate appraiser since 2012.

Ms. Poulson has appraised conventional, commercial real estate, such as multifamily, mixed-use, industrial, office buildings, shopping centers, and land, as well as special use properties, for a myriad of purposes including eminent domain, estate planning, HUD reporting, insurance reporting, IRS reporting, redevelopment, tax appeal litigation, and lending. Subject properties of her appraisal reports are primarily in the northeast with some national and international exceptions, while reviewed appraisal subjects are located throughout the United States.

Before joining Bowery, Ms. Poulson was a Vice President on the underwriting team at Citi Community Capital (CCC) of Citibank, NA where she specialized in affordable housing valuation for financing and securitizations. Prior to CCC Ms. Poulson was with Federal Appraisal, LLC in Whitehouse, NJ.

Licenses & Qualifications

MAI Designation

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Colorado

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of New Jersey

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of New York

About

Cynthia

Cynthia Xu, MAI, SRA, AI-GRS

Cynthia Xu, MAI, SRA, AI-GRS

Director

Iselin, New Jersey

Cynthia Xu is a Director at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in November 2020. She has worked in the real estate appraisal industry for a total of 12 years and has appraised a wide variety of property types primarily in New Jersey including office, industrial, retail centers, multifamily, mixed-use properties, land, residential, and subdivisions. Ms. Xu specializes in Yellow Book and Eminent Domain appraisals.

Before joining Bowery, Ms. Xu served as a Senior Appraiser at Ard Appraisal Company based in New Jersey performing appraisals of commercial properties for lenders, governmental agencies including condemning authorities, litigation support, and private entities.

Ms. Xu graduated from Case Western Reserve University with double Master of Science degrees in Neuroscience and Management Information Systems.

Licenses & Qualifications

MAI Designation

SRA Designation

AI-GRS Designation

General Certified Appraiser License, State of New Jersey

General Certified Appraiser License, State of New York

General Certified Appraiser License, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania

Licensed Referral Agent, State of New Jersey

Appraisers

New York

About

Brandon

Brandon Gollotti, MAI

Brandon Gollotti, MAI

Managing Director

New York, New York

Mr. Gollotti is a Managing Director at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in March 2018. He has worked in the real estate industry for over 10 years, including 7+ years of commercial real estate appraisal experience.

Before joining Bowery, Mr. Gollotti served as an associate at BBG/ Leitner Group based in New York City. Prior to joining the BBG/ Leitner Group, Mr. Gollotti was a Development Associate for Arcadia Land Company, a Philadelphia-based real estate land developer and consultant with a focus on smart growth and traditional neighborhood design techniques.

At Bowery and at BBG/ Leitner Group, Mr. Gollotti has appraised a wide variety of property types including multi-unit residential, office, industrial, retail centers, mixed-use properties, senior living facilities, self-storage and development sites in around the New York City metropolitan area and beyond from Connecticut to Maryland in addition to other states across the continental United States.

Licenses & Qualifications

MAI Designation

General Certified Appraiser License, State of Connecticut

General Certified Appraiser License, State of Louisiana

General Certified Appraiser License, State of Maryland

General Certified Appraiser License, State of New Jersey

General Certified Appraiser License, State of New York

General Certified Appraiser License, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania

About

Michael

Michael Wahl, MAI

Michael Wahl, MAI

Head of Private Lending

New York, New York

Michael Wahl, MAI, is the Head of Private Lending at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in February 2019.  Mr. Wahl has a vast background in real estate which allows him to offer valuation services and market analysis to a variety of clients. He has additional experience in commercial real estate brokerage and multi-family asset management.

Prior to joining Bowery, Mr. Wahl worked as a commercial real estate broker with Kislak Realty from 2012 to 2015. He went on to join BBG, an appraisal firm, in New York City. During his tenure at BBG he gained extensive experience in a number of Northeast markets including the greater New York City, Philadelphia, Wilmington, and Baltimore areas. He also has experience with a wide variety of asset types within these markets including multi-family, office, retail, condo/coops, land, affordable housing, and student housing.

Licenses & Qualifications

MAI Designation

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Alabama

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Arkansas

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of California

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Colorado

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Connecticut

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Delaware

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Florida

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Georgia

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Illinois

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Kentucky

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Louisiana

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Maryland

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Michigan

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Mississippi

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Missouri

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of New York

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of New Jersey

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of North Carolina

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Ohio

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Oklahoma

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Oregon

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of South Carolina

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Tennessee

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Texas

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Washington

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of West Virginia

About

Jan

Jan L. Decker, MAI, SRA, AI-GRS

Jan L. Decker, MAI, SRA, AI-GRS

Director of Quality Control

New York, New York

Ms. Decker is a Director and the Head of Quality Control at Bowery Valuation, joining the firm in November 2018. She has over 35 years of valuation experience in a wide range of residential, commercial and industrial real estate appraisal and consulting assignments, including easements and condemnation; office buildings; special-purpose properties; shopping centers; apartment buildings; multifamily development appraisals; financial analysis; market and feasibility studies; subdivision and land development analysis; property tax consulting; and other real estate advisory services.

In addition to her roles in appraisal and appraisal reviews, Ms. Decker oversees all valuation training at Bowery. She has developed an extensive Bowery Valuation Knowledge Base setting forth appraisal principals, assignment procedures and best practices used company-wide by the Valuation team and Product, Design and Technology team to ensure best in class appraisals.

Prior to joining Bowery, Ms. Decker briefly served as the Senior Commercial Valuation Analyst at Columbia Bank, in Fair Lawn, NJ, where she performed appraisal reviews, evaluating appraisal reports to ensure compliance with industry standards, regulatory guidelines, and bank policy, and acted as a liaison between the appraisal department and the lending, credit, and underwriting departments regarding appraisal issues.

Ms. Decker spent a majority of her career at Integra Realty Resources as a Principal of the IRR - Northern New Jersey office.  In her last six years with the company, she worked at Integra’s New York corporate office as the corporate Quality Control and Compliance Officer. In this role, she was responsible for the oversight of corporate-wide compliance policy and standard operating procedures, as well as the review and resolution of all product quality and client service complaints. Ms. Decker also served as Integra’s Director of Training, responsible for directing all corporate-wide education and training.  Additionally, Ms. Decker completed various initiatives aimed at improving report quality, appraisal process efficiency and data compliance. She is a certified Lean Six Sigma Black Belt in process improvement.

Recognized as an expert witness, Ms. Decker has testified before various local planning and zoning boards; county tax courts and state superior courts on matters involving condemnation; ad valorem taxation; matrimonial disputes; and municipal planning/zoning issues.

Licenses & Qualifications

MAI Designation

SRA Designation

AI-GRS Designation

General Certified Appraiser License, State of Connecticut

General Certified Appraiser License, State of New Jersey

General Certified Appraiser License, State of New York

General Certified Appraiser License, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania

Licensed Referral Agent, State of New Jersey

About

Andrew

Andrew Babienco, MAI, MRICS

Andrew Babienco, MAI, MRICS

Director

New York, New York

Andrew has over 30+ years of experience in real estate valuation. He joined Bowery in April of 2019.  Prior to that he spent 4 years at BBG and 30 years at Bankers Trust and its successor Deutsche Bank, where he was the Head of Valuation for the Americas at Deutsche Bank, New York, NY. He started his career with Emigrant Savings Bank and Brown Harris Stevens.

At Deutsche Bank’s CRM-REV Appraisal Group for the Americas, he managed a group comprised of four to eight appraisers and additional external consultants. He was responsible for engaging, reviewing and managing national appraisal assignments for the CMBS Large Loan, Conduit, Warehouse, Bank Syndication, Special Situations and Private Wealth groups. Loan products included balance sheet loans, conduit loans, large loans, and floating rate transactions. Year end 2014 volume was in excess of $30B. He also handled consulting and due diligence assignments valuing NPL loans for Special Situations Group.

Additionally he took part in evaluating and conducting due diligence on international portfolios of distressed and corporate for sale assets. Assignments included portfolios in Canada, China, Ireland, England, Germany, Italy, Japan, Korea, Sweden, Slovakia and South Korea.

Licenses & Qualifications

MAI Designation

MRICS Designation

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of New Jersey

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of New York

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Ohio


About

Helen

Helen Peng, MAI, AI-GRS, MRICS

Helen Peng, MAI, AI-GRS, MRICS

Director

New York, New York

Helen Peng is a Director at Bowery Valuation who joined in February 2019.   Helen has over 35 years of experience in real estate valuation. The majority of her career was spent at Bankers Trust/Deutsche Bank. The first few years of her career was spent at Chase Manhattan Bank as an Appraiser with the last few years spent as a Director at BBG in New York City with the responsibility of Quality Control Reviewer.

At Deutsche Bank, Helen was a Director where she handled consulting, due diligence and prescreening of deals for various areas of the bank. Responsibilities include assessment of the transaction, cash flow analysis, market research, site visits and review of structure and documentation. Helen has also evaluated and conducted due diligence on domestic and international portfolios. Portfolios comprised of distressed mortgages and real estate owned assets. Travels covered Japan, Taiwan, South Korea, Sweden, Italy, France, Canada, Mexico, Czech Republic and Germany.

In addition, in her role as a Review Appraiser she ordered and reviewed appraisals, provided market data as well as opined on values for all property types on national basis.

During her tenure at Chase Manhattan Bank, Helen was a Second Vice President and Senior Staff Appraiser. Her experience involves writing and reviewing reports for various property types including commercial, industrial, residential and retail. Property located in Metropolitan and Suburban New York.

Licenses & Qualifications

MAI Designation

AI-GRS Designation

MRICS Designation

General Certified Appraiser License, State of Arizona

General Certified Appraiser License, State of Connecticut

General Certified Appraiser License, State of Georgia

General Certified Appraiser License, State of New Jersey

General Certified Appraiser License, State of New York

Former Faculty Member, Appraisal Institute

Former Faculty Member, Steven L. Newman Real Estate Institute at CUNY Baruch


About

Sherif

Sherif Elshoubri, MAI, AI-GRS

Sherif Elshoubri, MAI, AI-GRS

Senior Vice President

New York, New York

Sherif Elshoubri is a Senior Vice President at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in March 2018. He has worked in the real estate appraisal industry for a total of 15 years and has appraised a wide variety of properties including high-end luxury condominiums, oceanfront single family dwellings, ground up residential construction, potential development sites, net lease and ground lease properties, single- and multi-tenant industrial buildings, retail shopping centers, and multifamily properties in New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Massachusetts and Louisiana.  In addition, he has performed appraisal reviews for both commercial and residential properties. Mr. Elshoubri specializes in appraisal reviews, and the appraisal of multifamily and mixed-use buildings.  His clients include commercial banks, pension funds, private equity, government institutions, attorneys and developers.

Before joining Bowery, Mr. Elshoubri served as a Senior Appraiser at Jerome Haims Realty based in New York City.

Licenses & Qualifications

MAI Designation

AI-GRS Designation Candidate

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, Commonwealth of Louisiana

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of New Jersey

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of New York

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania

About

Michelle

Michelle Zell, MAI

Michelle Zell, MAI

Senior Vice President

New York, New York

Michelle Zell is a Senior Vice President at Bowery Valuation, who joined the firm in October 2019. She has worked in the real estate appraisal industry for 19 years.

Ms. Zell has appraised multi-family, condominium and cooperative apartment buildings, retail properties, office buildings, restaurants, industrial properties, hotels, and vacant land properties in New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, Pennsylvania, Texas, Georgia, Louisiana  and Florida.  Ms. Zell specializes in managing large portfolios, appraising large scale existing and proposed developments, appraisals for EB-5 financing, market studies, and appraisals for litigation and condemnation proceedings, as well as trust and estate needs.  

Ms. Zell performs and manages appraisals for Israeli bond issuances in excess of $1B, and has extensive experience providing appraisals for financial reporting on the Israeli bond market since 2012. She specializes in serving as a liaison between the appraisers, the audit firms and the Israeli Security Authority.

Significant appraisal assignments include Peter Cooper Village/Stuyvesant Town, a rental apartment complex in New York City with 12,000 units, the condominium conversion of The Apthorp and the Belnord, two large scale prewar landmarked developments in Manhattan,  70 Pine Street, the 1M square foot former AIG headquarters converted to rental apartments, hotel, private club, restaurant and retail space, 701 7th Avenue, a proposed hotel and retail development located in Times Square and valued at $2B, market rent determination for Bell Works- the former Ball Labs in Holmdel, NJ, and multiple large developments for EB-5 financing including The Armature Works in Washington DC (a proposed mixed use retail, apartment and hotel development), 1 Journal Square (a proposed mixed use development in Jersey City),  The  Retail at Nassau Coliseum (proposed retail and entertainment complex adjacent to Nassau Coliseum), and Pacific Park (a proposed development of 15 land parcels to be developed with high rise residential, condominium, office and school buildings).  

Before joining Bowery, Ms. Zell served as a Senior Appraiser at BBG (formerly Leitner Group) in New York City from 2003 through October 2019.

Licenses & Qualifications

MAI Designation

Certified General Appraiser License, State of Florida

Certified General Appraiser License, State of Georgia

Certified General Appraiser License, State of Louisiana

Certified General Appraiser License, State of Maine

General Certified Appraiser License, State of New Hampshire

Certified General Appraiser License, State of New York

Certified General Appraiser License, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania

Certified General Appraiser License, State of Tennessee

Certified General Appraiser License, State of Texas


About

Tyler

Tyler Drake

Tyler Drake

Vice President

New York, New York

Tyler Drake is a Vice President at Bowery Valuation Services who joined the firm in October 2019. He has worked in the real estate appraisal industry for a total of three years. Most recently, Mr. Drake served as an appraiser at BBG, Inc. based in New York City.

Mr. Drake has appraised a variety of income-producing properties located in the New York metro area, including multifamily rental buildings, condo and cooperative buildings, developable land, ground up construction sites, retail properties, hotels and special-use properties, such as schools and other community facility properties.


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Brandon

Brandon Goodman

Brandon Goodman

Vice President

New York, New York

Brandon Goodman is a Vice President at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in February 2021. He has worked in the real estate appraisal industry for over six years and has experience in the valuation of a wide variety of property types including investment grade office buildings, multi-tenant retail, mixed-use apartment buildings, industrial, vacant land, and luxury condominium development, as well as air rights valuation.    

 

Prior to joining Bowery, Brandon served as a Senior Valuation Associate at CBRE based in New York City.

Brandon graduated from Emory University and is currently pursuing an MBA from NYU Stern part-time.

Licenses & Qualifications

Candidate for MAI Designation

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of New Jersey

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of New York

About

Katelin

Katelin Kutchko

Katelin Kutchko

Vice President

New York, New York

Katelin Kutchko is a Vice President at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in August 2018. She has worked in the real estate appraisal industry for a total of 6 years has appraised condominium, cooperative, community facility, development sites, industrial, ground-leased, manufactured housing community, mixed-use, multi-unit residential, office, private club, school and retail center properties in California, Connecticut, Florida, Georgia, Illinois, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Massachusetts, Mississippi, New York, New Jersey, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas and Wyoming.

Before joining Bowery, Ms. Kutchko served as an associate at BBG/ Leitner Group based in New York, NY.

Licenses & Qualifications

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of New Jersey

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of New York

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, Commonwealth of Texas

About

Tim

Tim Lam

Tim Lam

Vice President

New York, New York

Tim Lam is a Vice President at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in November 2018. He has worked in the real estate appraisal industry for a total of seven years. Mr. Lam has appraised multifamily residential, mixed-use, office, industrial and retail properties, as well as development sites in Massachusetts, New York, Connecticut, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Virginia, and Vermont.

Prior to joining Bowery, Mr. Lam served as an Appraisal Associate at Bonz and Company, Inc. based in Lexington, Massachusetts. There he specialized in the appraisal of affordable and mixed-income multifamily residential properties. He also prepared residential market studies to estimate demand for existing and proposed multifamily properties across different income levels.

Licenses & Qualifications

Candidate for MAI Designation

General Certified Appraiser License, State of New York

General Certified Appraiser License, State of New Hampshire

General Certified Appraiser License, State of New Jersey

General Certified Appraiser License, State of Connecticut

General Certified Appraiser License, Commonwealth of Massachusetts

General Certified Appraiser License, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania


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Maren

Maren Lewis

Maren Lewis

Vice President

New York, New York

Maren Lewis is a Vice President at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in October 2019. She has worked in the real estate industry for over 15 years, with 5 years of commercial real estate appraisal experience.

Ms. Lewis has appraised multifamily rental buildings, condo and cooperative buildings, developable land, ground up construction sites, retail properties, hotels, and special-use properties, such as schools and other community facility properties primarily in the New York metro area.

Prior to joining Bowery, Ms. Lewis served as a Valuation Associate at BBG, Inc. based in New York City.

Prior to her time at BBG Inc., Ms. Lewis worked for the Hotel Finance Group at Credit Agricole Corporate and Investment Bank, formerly known as Credit Lyonnais, for 8 years as a Credit Analyst and Junior Relationship Manager. In this role, she prepared detailed credit recommendations to senior management, including designing and creating detailed financial projection models and assisting in the process to structure and execute corporate and asset-backed financing opportunities for single assets and hotel companies. Additionally, this role included arranging for all due diligence requirements and monitoring the financial performance on a monthly basis.  

Prior to Credit Lyonnais, Ms. Lewis worked in the Kenneth Leventhal Real Estate Group at Ernst & Young, LLP.  In this consulting group, she valued real estate portfolios and performed market studies, including research of economic and demographic trends, assessment of market supply and demand, interviews of market participants, and analysis of historical market and segment performance.

Licenses & Qualifications

General Certified Appraiser License, State of New Jersey

General Certified Appraiser License, State of New York

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Asher

Asher Robinson

Asher Robinson

Vice President

New York, New York

Asher Robinson is a Vice President at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in September 2020. He has worked in the real estate appraisal industry for a total of 8+ years and has appraised a wide variety of property types including multi-unit residential, office, industrial, retail centers, mixed-use properties, and development sites in around the New York City metropolitan area as well as Connecticut, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Mississippi, Missouri, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and Washington.

Before joining Bowery, Mr. Robinson served as a senior appraiser at BBG/Leitner Group based in New York City.

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Emily

Emily C. Sze, MAI

Emily C. Sze, MAI

Vice President

New York, New York

Emily Sze, MAI is a Vice President of Valuation with Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in July 2021. She is a state certified general appraiser with over eleven years of valuation experience. Emily is state certified in New Jersey, North Carolina, Georgia, and Delaware. 

Emily has provided real estate valuation, advisory, feasibility, and consulting services throughout the United States and abroad. She has appraised a wide variety of real estate asset classes over the past decade, including hospitality properties, multi-family, office, industrial, mixed-use, raw and development land, and specialty-use projects. She has completed complex rea estate projects on behalf of financial institutions, and funds, large corporations, government entities, and private individuals. 

 

Prior to joining Bowery Valuation, Emily held positions at a leading hotel consulting firm, a real estate pricing role at a well-known hedge fund, a manager in the advisory valuation division of a mid-tier accounting firm, and operational roles in the hospitality industry. 

 

Ms. Sze graduated from Cornell University’s School of Hotel Administration. She obtained her MAI certification in October 2020.

Licenses & Qualifications

MAI Designation

General Certified Appraiser License, State of New Jersey

General Certified Appraiser License, State of North Carolina

General Certified Appraiser License, State of Georgia

General Certified Appraiser License, State of Delaware

About

Kevin

Kevin Walsh, MAI

Kevin Walsh, MAI

Vice President

New York, New York

Kevin Walsh is a Vice President at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in Jan 2020. He has worked in the real estate industry for 17 years and in the appraisal industry for 7 years. Before joining Bowery, Mr. Walsh served as a Senior Appraiser at Aaron Valuation based in New York City.

Kevin’s commercial appraisal experience includes valuation of apartment buildings, condominium and cooperative buildings, industrial buildings, schools, office buildings, mixed-use properties, affordable housing, schools, and leasehold interests.  He has extensive experience valuing land and prospective developments in New York City.

Kevin graduated from Washington University in St. Louis with a degree in Business Administration and from New York University with a Masters in Social Work. He is a student in the New York University Schack Institute Real Estate Finance Masters program.

Licenses & Qualifications

MAI Designation

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of New Jersey

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of New York

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Diana

Diana Zlatkina

Diana Zlatkina

Vice President

New York, New York

Diana Zlatkina is a Vice President at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in August 2018. Ms. Zlatkina has spent over five years in the commercial real estate appraisal industry. Prior to joining Bowery, she was an appraiser at the Leitner Group Inc./BBG, working throughout New York City on a wide variety of asset types including multifamily, mixed-use, office, retail and developable land. Diana is in the process of attaining her Certified General Appraiser License in New York.

Ms. Zlatkina earned her Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a concentration in Finance and a minor in Hospitality from the Questrom School of Business at Boston University.

Licenses & Qualifications

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of New Jersey

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of New York

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania

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Ross

Ross Wigon

Ross Wigon

Vice President

New York, New York

Ross Wigon is a Vice President at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in February 2019. Prior to joining Bowery, Mr. Wigon spent four years at Leitner Group Inc./BBG, where he appraised in excess of $5 billion worth of commercial property located primarily in the New York metropolitan area. Before that, he worked in an asset management capacity for Beach Lane Management, a family office with a ~$2 billion real estate portfolio under management.

Prior to Beach Lane, Mr. Wigon worked in commercial leasing for ABS Partners Real Estate, a brokerage and management firm based in New York City. He received a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Boston University Questrom School of Business.


Licenses & Qualifications

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Connecticut

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Ohio

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of New York

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Texas

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Virginia

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Brian

Brian Bilzi

Brian Bilzi

Associate Vice President

New York, New York

Brian Bilzi is an Associate Vice President  at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in November 2021. He has worked in the real estate appraisal industry for a total of seven years has appraised office buildings, industrial properties, retail properties, multi-family assets, automobile dealerships, land, self-storage facilities, and mixed-use properties in Utah, New York, New Jersey, Oregon, Texas, Florida, Wyoming, Georgia Connecticut, and Pennsylvania.

Before joining Bowery, Mr. Bilzi served as a Senior Valuation Consultant at Altus Group based in New York. Before Altus, Mr. Bilzi was an associate appraiser at Cushman Wakefield, where he worked in both New York and Utah. Mr. Bilzi graduated from Manhattan College.

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Patrick

Patrick Bush

Patrick Bush

Associate Vice President

New York, New York

Patrick Bush is an Associate Vice President at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in November 2021. He has worked in the real estate appraisal industry since roughly 2008 and has appraised existing and proposed mixed-use, multifamily, condos, co-ops, and retail buildings, as well as land, office, and industrial properties throughout the nation.

Before joining Bowery, Mr. Bush served as a commercial appraiser at the NYC offices of BBG, Diversified Valuation, and Novogradac & Company LLP.

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Richard

Richard Ventura

Richard Ventura

Associate Vice President

New York, New York

Richard Ventura is an Associate Vice President at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in April 2022. Prior to joining Bowery, Richard was a Director at JLL based in Melbourne Australia. Richard has over 8 years of commercial real estate experience in a wide variety of assets including industrial, retail, office, mixed use assets, vacant land and specialized assets including airports and ports.

Richard qualified from the University of Melbourne with a Bachelor of Commerce and subsequently completed a Masters of Business (Property) at RMIT University

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Steve

Steve Zheng

Steve Zheng

Associate Vice President

New York, New York

Steve Zheng is an Associate Vice President at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in August 2019. He has appraised multi-family and mixed-use properties in New York and New Jersey.

Prior to joining Bowery, Mr. Zheng held internship positions at Bridge Partners, a value-add multi-family real estate investment firm based in the Bay Area, and Clay Cove Capital, a real estate investment firm based in Philadelphia.

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Dean

Dean Abada

Dean Abada

Senior Associate

New York, New York

Dean Abada is a Senior Associate at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in September 2020.  Mr. Abada is actively engaged in appraising mixed-use and multifamily properties in New York and New Jersey.

Prior to joining Bowery, Mr. Abada served as a Residential Mortgage Intern at Seer Capital, based in New York City, where he analyzed the key indicators of loan pre-payment among borrowers in order to improve Seer’s investment decisions.

Mr. Abada graduated from Cornell University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Industrial and Labor Relations. During his time there, he was a member of the Student Activities Funding Commission where he helped to allocate university funds to hundreds of student organizations on campus

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Shaquille

Shaquille Carter

Shaquille Carter

Senior Associate

New York, New York

Shaquille Carter is a Senior Associate at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in March 2020. He has worked in the real estate appraisal industry for a total of 3.5 years and has experience appraising multi-family, mixed-use, office, retail, industrial and high-end residential properties.

Before joining Bowery, Mr. Carter served as an associate at World Business Lenders, a nation-wide private lender where he was responsible for valuing commercial assets used against small business loans. Prior to joining World Business Lenders, Shaquille served as a trainee-appraiser at Rittenhouse Appraisals, a boutique firm based in Center City Philadelphia where he gained experience in multi-family, mixed-use and industrial properties.

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Madi

Madi Johnson

Madi Johnson

Senior Associate

New York, New York

Madi Johnson is a Senior Associate at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in September 2020. Ms. Johnson is actively engaged in appraising multifamily, mixed use, retail, townhomes, and development sites. She has experience appraising assets in NY, NJ, CT, MD, and AZ.

Prior to joining Bowery, Ms. Johnson worked as an M&A Investment Banking Summer Analyst at Evercore, based in New York City, where she received rigorous financial modeling training and rotated through the Real Estate, Infrastructure, and Industrials groups. 

Ms. Johnson graduated from Harvard College in May 2020 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in History and a secondary field in Economics.


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Mitchell

Mitchell Kerner

Mitchell Kerner

Senior Associate

New York, New York

Mitchell Kerner is a Senior Associate at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in January 2021. He has worked in the real estate appraisal industry for two years and has appraised portfolios containing multifamily, retail, and industrial assets in California, Oregon, Washington, Arizona, Texas, Illinois, Georgia, North Carolina, and Florida, specializing in multifamily properties.

Before joining Bowery, he served as a Real Estate Valuation Analyst at Altus Group based in Irvine, California.

Mr. Kerner graduated from Emory University with a degree in Finance and Real Estate.

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Chris

Chris O'Laughlin

Chris O'Laughlin

Senior Associate

New York, New York

Chris O’Laughlin is a Senior Associate at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in September 2021. He has worked in the real estate appraisal industry since 2018 and has appraised a variety of commercial and residential properties in New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, and Pennsylvania. Properties appraised include luxury residential condominium units, development sites, multi-family projects, industrial, office, and retail shopping centers.

Before joining Bowery, Mr. O’Laughlin served as an Appraiser Trainee at Highbridge Realty Advisors based in the Greater New York Metropolitan Area.

Prior to joining Highbridge Realty Advisors, Mr. O’Laughlin had spent six years on active duty with the U.S. Coast Guard, conducting search and rescue, and federal law enforcement operations throughout the Northeastern United States.

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Evan

Evan Pruitt

Evan Pruitt

Senior Associate

New York, New York

Evan Pruitt is a Senior Associate at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in September 2020.  Mr. Pruitt is actively engaged in appraising mixed-use and multifamily properties in New York and New Jersey.

Prior to joining Bowery, Mr. Pruitt served as a brokerage intern at Cushman & Wakefield, based in New York City, where he worked on a team of brokers focusing on office leasing and specifically, tenant representation.

Mr. Pruitt graduated from George Washington University with a Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance and Real Estate. During his time there, he was part of a number of real estate related clubs including the Commercial Real Estate Network (CREN) and the GW Finance and Real Estate Alliance.

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Ashna

Ashna Saigal

Ashna Saigal

Senior Associate

New York, New York

Ashna Saigal is a Senior Associate at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in September 2021. She has worked in the real estate appraisal industry for a total of two years and has appraised multifamily, office, industrial, retail centers, mixed-use properties, development sites, condominium buildings and specialty properties in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut.

Before joining Bowery, Ms. Saigal served as a Commercial Real Estate Appraiser Trainee at Highbridge Realty Advisors based in New York City.

Ms. Saigal began her real estate career as an intern at Keller Williams NYC (Tribeca) after successfully passing the New York Real Estate Salesperson exam while completing her undergraduate degree at New York University.

Ms. Saigal is in the process of gaining experience and coursework towards a Certified General Appraiser’s License in New York and New Jersey.

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Dom

Dominic Toth

Dominic Toth

Senior Associate

New York, New York

Prior to joining Bowery, Dominic spent two years at Nuveen Real Estate, where he assisted in the acquisition and research of $5 billion + worth of commercial real estate throughout the United States and helped develop the strategy for their new funds. His experience spans the four main property types as well as senior, student, and manufactured housing, data centers, and lab space.

He received a bachelor of science at New York University where he studied real estate and finance. Prior to college, Dominic practiced emergency medicine as a Medic in the United States Army. As an all-around curious guy, Dominic loves to create things and is excited at the opportunity to build out the research capabilities at Bowery. In his free time he enjoys the great outdoors, the Green Bay Packers, and spending time with his girlfriend Cathy.


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Brady

Brady Arellano

Brady Arellano

Associate

New York, New York

Brady Arellano is a Valuation Associate at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in July 2021. Mr. Arellano is actively engaged in appraising mixed-use and multifamily properties in New York and New Jersey.

Prior to joining Bowery, Mr. Arellano served as an Investment Banking Summer Analyst at Barclays in the Real Estate M&A group, followed by an Investment Banking Analyst role in the corporate derivatives group, covering Real Estate, Technology, and Consumer Retail clients.

Mr. Arellano graduated from Washington University in St. Louis with a Bachelor of Arts degree in American Studies with a focus on urban development.

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Claire

Claire Beatty

Claire Beatty

Associate

New York, New York

Claire Beatty is a Valuation Associate at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in January 2022. She is actively engaged in appraising mixed-use and multifamily properties in New York and New Jersey.

Ms. Beatty graduated from the University of Virginia with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology and a minor in History.

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Berre

Berre Bert

Berre Bert

Associate

New York, New York

Berre Bert is a Valuation Associate at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in July 2021.  Ms. Bert is actively engaged in appraising mixed-use and multifamily properties in New York and New Jersey.

Prior to joining Bowery, Ms. Bert worked for a tenant representation brokerage team at Jones Lang LaSalle, a commercial real estate firm in New York City.

Ms. Bert graduated from The University of Mississippi, whereshe graduated with a Bachelor of Engineering with a pre-med emphasis. She then attended The University of Kansas, School of Medicine for 1 year, in pursuit of a medical degree, before deciding to pivot (or 180) to real estate in New York.

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Jack

Jack Brandon

Jack Brandon

Associate

New York, New York

Jack Brandon is a Valuation Associate that joined the firm in July 2021. Mr. Brandon is actively engaged in appraising mixed-use and multifamily properties in New York and New Jersey.

Before joining Bowery, Mr. Brandon worked in digital marketing optimizing search and social advertising campaigns.

Mr. Brandon graduated from the University of Michigan with a Bachelor of Arts degree in English and Economics and a Master of Management degree.

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Brett

Brett Dinowitz

Brett Dinowitz

Associate

New York, New York

Brett Dinowitz is an Associate at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in Jan 2021. Mr. Dinowitz is actively engaged in appraising mixed-use and multifamily properties in New York and New Jersey.

Prior to joining Bowery, Mr. Dinowitz worked as a Senior Director at SquareFoot based in New York City, where he negotiated and executed lease transactions on behalf of his clients, built out financial models daily, and cultivated relationships with real estate contacts throughout the five Boroughs.  

Mr. Dinowitz graduated from the University of Michigan with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Biopsychology, Cognition, & Neuroscience and a Minor in Entrepreneurship. Currently, Mr. Dinowitz is pursuing his Masters in Real Estate Development at the NYU Schack Institute of Real Estate.


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Henry

Henry Eckhouse

Henry Eckhouse

Associate

New York, New York

Henry Eckhouse is a Valuation Associate at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in July 2021. Mr. Eckhouse is actively engaged in appraising mixed-use and multifamily properties in New York and New Jersey.

He has worked in the real estate industry for a total of two years within the commercial loan servicing markets, and the private wealth acquisition markets. Before joining Bowery, Mr. Eckhouse served as a Client Solutions Intern at Midland Loan Services based in Kansas City, as well as an acquisitions intern for JB Capital in New Orleans.

Mr. Eckhouse graduated from Tulane University with a degree in Finance and Management, with extensive work in the Commercial Real Estate Industry.

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Olivia

Olivia Elmo

Olivia Elmo

Associate

New York, New York

Olivia Elmo is a Valuation Associate at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in July 2021. Ms. Elmo is actively engaged in appraising mixed-use and multifamily properties in Florida.

Prior to joining Bowery, Ms. Elmo worked as a Senior Associate Intern at AXA Equitable, based in Boca Raton, Florida, where she received rigorous financial modeling training and gained knowledge of the financial services and real estate industry.

Ms. Elmo graduated from Florida State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance.

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Ishan

Ishan Gajra

Ishan Gajra

Associate

New York, New York

Ishan Gajra is a Valuation Associate at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in July 2021. Mr. Gajra is actively engaged in appraising properties throughout the United States, with a primary focus on valuing multifamily and mixed-use assets.

Prior to joining Bowery, Mr. Gajra worked as a Financial Assistant at Acropolis Realty Group in Syracuse, NY, where he worked on the development & acquisition and property management teams.

Mr. Gajra graduated from Syracuse University with a Bachelor of Science degree, triple majoring in Finance, Real Estate, and Management.

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Michael

Michael Gino

Michael Gino

Associate

New York, New York

Michael Gino is a Valuation Associate at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in July 2021.  Mr. Gino is actively engaged in appraising mixed-use and multifamily properties in New York and New Jersey.

Mr. Gino graduated from SUNY Farmingdale State College with a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Management with a Minor in Economics. Mr. Gino is currently pursuing a Master of Science in Real Estate at CUNY Baruch College with an expected graduation date of December 2021.

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Siena

Siena Gruler

Siena Gruler

Associate

New York, New York

Siena Gruler is a Valuation Associate at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in July 2021. Ms. Gruler is actively engaged in appraising mixed-use and multifamily properties in New York and New Jersey.

Before joining Bowery, Ms. Gruler worked as an Acquisitions Intern at Inspire Communities, based in Phoenix, Arizona, where she performed market analysis for a variety of M&A opportunities across the United States and she assisted in the development of an investment strategy for a $700 million acquisition.

Ms. Gruler graduated from the University of Notre Dame in May 2021 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics and a secondary field in Applied & Computational Mathematics & Statistics.

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Lilly

Lilly Howes

Lilly Howes

Associate

New York, New York

Lilly Howes is a Valuation Associate at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in July 2021. Ms. Howes is actively engaged in the appraisal of multifamily and mixed use properties in New York and New Jersey.

Prior to joining Bowery, she interned at FE International Investment Bank as well as at Keller Williams Realty, both in New York City. Ms. Howes has worked in the real estate industry for a total of two years.

Ms. Howes graduated from Cornell University with a Bachelor of Science in Communication

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Idil

Idil Kara

Idil Kara

Associate

New York, New York

Idil Kara is a Valuation Associate at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in September 2021. She is actively engaged in appraising mixed-use and multi-family properties in New York and New Jersey.

 

Idil graduated from Northwestern University with a degree in Economics and Psychology.

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Hannah

Hannah Karpin

Hannah Karpin

Associate

New York, New York

Hannah Karpin is a Valuation Associate at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in July 2021. Ms. Karpin is actively engaged in appraising mixed-use and multifamily properties in New York and New Jersey.

Ms. Karpin graduated from the University of Chicago in June2021 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics and Art History with a specialization in Architecture. During her time there, she was involved with various business and consulting clubs, and held internship positions at the Israel Museum in Jerusalem and the Hyde Park Art Center in Chicago.

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Jason

Jason Katz

Jason Katz

Associate

New York, New York

Jason Katz is a Valuation Associate at Bowery Valuation, having joined the firm in July 2021. Mr. Katz is actively engaged in appraising mixed-use and multifamily properties in New York and New Jersey

Prior to joining Bowery, Mr. Katz was a Private Equity Associate at Lusk Reserves, based in Atlanta, GA, where he performed research and data analysis and received financial modeling training.

Mr. Katz attended Emory University’s Goizueta Business School, earning a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration with a concentration in Strategic Management and a secondary concentration in Entrepreneurship.

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Evan

Evan Kindler

Evan Kindler

Associate

New York, New York

Evan Kindler is a Valuation Associate at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in July 2021. Mr. Kindler is actively engaged in appraising mixed-use and multifamily properties in New York and New Jersey.

Before joining Bowery, Mr. Kindler served as a Researcher at3x3 Design based in Providence, RI where he collected and researched operational data for the Little Roady Autonomous Shuttle Pilot.

Mr. Kindler graduated from Brown University in 2020 where he studied Urban Studies and History. His academic pursuits focused on urban planning and design. While at university, he published two papers in undergraduate journals and has been working with the Parking Reform Network to publish the first chapter in their Parking Reform Playbook.

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Drew

Drew Kosub

Drew Kosub

Associate

New York, New York

Drew Kozub is a Valuation Associate at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in January 2022. Mr. Kozub is actively engaged in appraising mixed-use and multifamily properties in New York and New Jersey. Before joining Bowery, Mr. Kozub served as a Leasing &Investment Intern at EQT Exeter where he helped find Industrial and Office buildings in the Boston market for potential acquisition.

Mr. Kozub graduated from Trinity College with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics and was also captain of the Varsity Lacrosse team.

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Eli

Eli Lenner

Eli Lenner

Associate

New York, New York

Eli Lenner is a Valuation Assistant at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in February of 2022.He has prior experience in commercial real estate banking industry and the financial services industry. He has recently joined Bowery to specialize in commercial real estate appraisals and enhance his understanding of commercial real estate.

 

Before joining Bowery, Mr. Lenner attained his bachelor’s degree from New York University’s Stern School of Business with a focus in finance. He is currently pursuing his trainee appraisal license in New York State.

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Daniel

Daniel Lewis

Daniel Lewis

Associate

New York, New York

Daniel Lewis is a Valuation Associate at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in July 2021.  Mr. Lewis is actively engaged in appraising mixed-use and multifamily properties in New York and New Jersey.  

Before joining Bowery, Mr. Lewis served as a Real Estate Advisor Intern at ERG Commercial Real Estate based in Long Island, New York.

Mr. Lewis graduated from Pace University with a Master of Business Administration in Corporate Finance and a Bachelor of Business Association in Finance.  

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Michael

Michael Liuim

Michael Liuim

Associate

New York, New York

Michael Liuim is a Valuation Associate at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in January 2022. Mr. Liuim is actively engaged in appraising mixed-use and multifamily properties in New York and New Jersey.

Before joining Bowery, he has worked in the commercial real estate finance industry for Eastern Union specializing in Multifamily Commercial Real Estate. Mr. Liuim also served as a Financial Advisor at Equitable Advisors based in New York.

Mr. Liuim graduated from the Zicklin School of Business at CUNY Baruch College with a bachelor’s degree in Finance.

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Brandon

Brandon Pan

Brandon Pan

Associate

New York, New York

Brandon Pan is a Valuation Associate at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in January 2021. Mr. Pan is actively engaged in appraising mixed-use and multifamily properties in New York and New Jersey.

Before joining Bowery, Mr. Pan served as a Revenue Analyst at Domio, a national short-term rental operator, and Highgate Hotels based in New York.

Mr. Pan graduated from New York University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Hotel and Tourism Management with a concentration in Marketing and Revenue Management.

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Vinayika

Vinayika Poddar

Vinayika Poddar

Associate

New York, New York

Vinayika Poddar is a Valuation Associate at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in July 2021. Ms. Poddar is actively engaged in appraising mixed-use and multifamily properties in New York and New Jersey.

Prior to joining Bowery Vinayika worked for Preqin, an alternative asset data insight platform, as a Research Associate in New York City where she was researching a variety of asset classes such as Real Estate, Private Equity, Venture Capital and Infrastructure.

Vinayika graduated from Fordham University’s Gabelli School of Business with an M.S. in Global Finance.

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Stephen

Stephen Polay

Stephen Polay

Associate

New York, New York

Stephen Polay is a Valuation Associate at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in March 2022. He has appraised regional and local multi-family and mixed-use properties in the New York City Metropolitan area.

Before joining Bowery, Mr. Polay served as an Appraiser at Leitner Berman based in Manhattan.

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Jack

Jack Scheman

Jack Scheman

Associate

New York, New York

Jack Scheman is a Valuation Associate at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in July 2021. Mr. Scheman is actively engaged in appraising mixed-use and multifamily properties in New York and New Jersey.

Prior to joining Bowery, Mr. Scheman worked as a Summer Investments Analyst at Magnolia Capital, based in Chicago, where he received financial modeling training and focused on underwriting multifamily properties across the country. He also worked as a Summer Real Estate Financial Analyst at Capital Automotive Real Estate Services, based in McLean, VA, where he performed credit risk analysis and general real estate due diligence.

Mr. Scheman graduated from the McIntire School of Commerce at the University of Virginia with a Bachelor’s in Commerce and concentrations in Finance and Management with a Real Estate track.

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Rachael

Rachael Sheeter

Rachael Sheeter

Associate

New York, New York

Rachael Sheeter is an Associate at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in April 2021.  Her focus is multifamily and mixed-use properties in New York and New Jersey.

Prior to joining Bowery, Ms. Sheeter served as a Transfer Pricing Consultant at Deloitte based in McLean, VA where she prepared transfer pricing documentation for clients in various industries.

Ms. Sheeter graduated from Georgetown University with a Bachelor of Science in Foreign Service degree in Global Business. During her time there, she interned with SunTrust Commercial Real Estate based in Washington, DC, where she worked on HUD/FHA Section 8 multifamily loan refinancing origination initiatives.

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David

David Shin

David Shin

Associate

New York, New York

David Shin is a Valuation Associate at Bowery Valuation whojoined the firm in January 2022. Mr. Shin is actively engaged in appraising mixed-use and multifamily properties in New York and New Jersey.

Before joining Bowery, Mr. Shin served as a research assistant at Bain & Company, Seoul for their private equity group, followed by working as a summer and full-time analyst at Barclays Investment Bank in New York City. During both experiences, he received commercial due diligence and financial modeling training.

Mr. Shin graduated from Cornell University with a Bachelorof Science degree in Hotel Administration with a concentration in finance/accounting and a minor in real estate.

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Daiki

Daiki Tsunoda

Daiki Tsunoda

Associate

New York, New York

Daiki Tsunoda is a Valuation Associate at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in July 2021. Mr. Tsunoda is actively engaged in appraising mixed-use and multifamily properties in New York and New Jersey.

Prior to joining Bowery, Mr. Tsunoda worked as a Merchant Banking Summer Analyst at Goldman Sachs Japan, where he received rigorous financial modeling training and rotated through the Real Estate and Corporate Investment.

Mr. Tsunoda graduated from Cornell University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Hotel Administration and a secondary field in Real Estate.

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Emely

Emely Vargas

Emely Vargas

Associate

New York, New York

Emely Vargas is a Valuation Associate at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in September 2020.  Ms. Vargas is actively engaged in appraising mixed-use and multifamily properties in New York and New Jersey.

Prior to joining Bowery, Ms. Vargas worked in various positions at Liquidnet, a fintech company, as well as briefly serving as a paralegal at a boutique real estate law firm.

Ms. Vargas graduated from Brown University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Urban Studies. During her time there, she studied abroad in Barcelona to witness firsthand the city development and architecture she had studied in her courses.

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Steven

Steven Wang

Steven Wang

Associate

New York, New York

Steven Wang is a Valuation Associate at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in April 2021. At Bowery Mr. Wang is actively engaged in appraising multifamily and mixed-use properties in New York and New Jersey.

Prior to joining Bowery, Mr. Wang worked as a real estate private equity research intern at Astor Realty Capital, and as a summer associate consultant at Weitzman Associates, a boutique real estate valuation and appraisal firm.

Mr. Wang graduated from Cornell University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Hotel Administration and a minor in Real Estate.

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Sally

Sally Wu

Sally Wu

Associate

New York, New York

Sally Wu is a Valuation Associates at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in July 2021.  Ms. Wu is actively engaged in appraising mixed-use and multifamily properties in New York and New Jersey.

Ms. Wu graduated from New York University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Hotel and Tourism Management with a concentration in Marketing and Revenue Management.

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Carlo

Carlo Zarro

Carlo Zarro

Associate

New York, New York

Carlo Zarro is a Valuation Associate at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in September 2021. He is actively engaged in appraising mixed-use, multi-family, office, and industrial properties in New York and northern New Jersey.

Before joining Bowery, Mr. Zarro served as a Commercial Real Estate Analyst at Highbridge Realty Advisors based in the New York City Metropolitan area.

Mr. Zarro graduated from Pennsylvania State University with a B.S. in Real Estate Risk Management and a focus in finance.

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Pennsylvania

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Katelyn

Katelyn Drosnock, MRICS

Katelyn Drosnock, MRICS

Managing Director

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Katelyn Drosnock, MRICS, is a Managing Director at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in February 2021. Actively engaged in commercial real estate development, valuation, and consulting since 2005, Ms. Drosnock has prepared valuations and market studies on proposed, partially completed, renovated, and existing structures.  These include office buildings, shopping centers, power centers, warehouses, distribution centers, multifamily residences, vacant land, subdivisions, mixed-use, and special purpose properties. Ms. Drosnock specializes in appraisals, portfolio valuations, and market feasibility studies. She has experience with LIHTC, LERTA, Optional County Affordable Housing Funds (Act 137), HAP contracts, and other federal, state, and/or county-based tax incentives and tax abatement programs, as well as Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac loan requirements and PHFA Tax Credit/PennHOMES applications.

Before joining Bowery, Ms. Drosnock worked for Newmark’s Valuation & Advisory group since 2017, when the firm acquired six affiliate offices of Integra Realty Resources.  She started with Integra in 2014.

Licenses & Qualifications

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of New Jersey

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of New York

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, Washington D.C.

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Jeff

Jeff Rigg, MAI

Jeff Rigg, MAI

Director

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Jeff Rigg is a Director at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in December 2021.

He has worked in the real estate appraisal industry for a total of 18 years has appraised or reviewed mixed use, office, industrial, retail, multi-family, self-storage, senior housing and c-store properties throughout ME, NH, NY, NJ, PA, DE, RI, CT, OH, IL, WI, MN, MI, IN, KY, WV, MD, VA, NC, SC, GA, FL, AL, TX, CO, MO, ID, IA, CA, OR & WA.

Before joining Bowery, Mr. Rigg served as a Commercial Review Appraiser at Wells Fargo Bank based in Columbus, OH.

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MAI Designation

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Ohio

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Indiana

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Illinois

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Michigan

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Robert

Robert Kaltman

Robert Kaltman

Senior Vice President

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Robert Kaltman is a Senior Vice President at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in January 2022. He has worked in the real estate appraisal industry for a total of 30+ years and has appraised a variety of real estate asset types primarily industrial, medical office, golf courses and self-storage properties in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Delaware and Maryland.

Before joining Bowery, Mr. Kaltman served as a Vice President of Valuation & Advisory Services at CBRE based in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

Licenses & Qualifications

General Certified Appraiser License, State of Delaware

General Certified Appraiser License, State of Maryland

General Certified Appraiser License, State of New Jersey

General Certified Appraiser License, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania


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Andrew

Andrew Beltran

Andrew Beltran

Vice President

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Andrew Beltran is a Vice President at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in March 2021. He has worked in the real estate appraisal industry for a total of nine years and has appraised industrial, multifamily, office, retail, self-storage, health care and senior living properties in most of the United States specializing in industrial, office and senior living asset types. Geographically, his appraisal exposure has covered the United States, United Kingdom, continental Europe, Asia and Australia.

Before joining Bowery, Mr. Beltran served as a Senior Vice President at Robert A. Stanger & Company, Inc. based in Shrewsbury, NJ.

Licenses & Qualifications

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of New Jersey

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania

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Mike

Mike Graber

Mike Graber

Vice President

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Mike Graber is a Vice President at Bowery Valuation who joined in November 2020. He has worked in the real estate appraisal industry for over 6 years and has appraised a wide range of properties including multi-family, industrial, retail, mixed use, office and development land in Toronto, Canada.

Before joining Bowery, Mike gained experience working in both private and public sector roles in Canada as it relates to real estate valuation.

Mike graduated from the University of Guelph with a Bachelor of Commerce Degree with a major in Real Estate and Housing. In 2019, Mike received a Post Graduate Valuation Certificate from the University of British Columbia.

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Matthew

Matthew Cavadas

Matthew Cavadas

Associate

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Matthew Cavadas is a Valuation Associate at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in July 2021. Mr. Cavadas is actively engaged in appraising mixed-use and multifamily properties in New York and New Jersey.

Prior to joining Bowery, Mr. Cavadas worked as a Summer Analyst for Advance Realty Investors, based in Bedminster, New Jersey, where he rotated through the capital markets, development, and asset management markets. His main responsibilities throughout this experience were to create a fully automatic master rent roll for all Advance owned properties and complete a market report of Harrison, New Jersey to give recommendations on how to standout in the market.

Mr. Cavadas graduated from Pennsylvania State University with a Bachelor of Science in Supply Chain and Information Systems, with a Certificate in Real Estate Analysis and Development and a minor in Portuguese. At school, Mr. Cavadas was the Vice President of the Smeal College of Business student council and a Career Assistant with Pennsylvania State Career Services.

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Jack

Jack Li

Jack Li

Associate

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Jack Li is a Valuation Associate at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in July 2021. He has appraised multi-family, mixed-use and retail properties in New York, New Jersey and Pennsylvania.

Before joining Bowery, Mr. Li served as an investment intern at Lionheart Acquisitions based in New York City, where he underwrote retail and industrial properties. He also had internship experience in residential real estate development, venture capital investment, and financial advisory.

Mr. Li graduated from Cornell University with Master’s degree in real estate. Before that, he obtained his bachelor’s degree with distinction in finance from McGill University.

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Albert

Albert Malik

Albert Malik

Associate

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Albert Malik is a valuation associate at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in July 2021. Mr. Malik is actively engaged in appraising mixed-use and multifamily properties in New York and New Jersey.

He has worked in the real estate industry as a CRE underwriting intern at US Bank, accountant for The Catskill Project, a residential development in upstate New York, and as a real estate agent in New York City.

Mr. Malik graduated from UC San Diego with a bachelor’s degree in economics.

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Appraisers

Texas

About

Kirk

Kirk A. Garza, MAI, CCIM, CMI

Kirk A. Garza, MAI, CCIM, CMI

Managing Director

Austin, Texas

Kirk Garza is a Managing Director at Bowery Valuation. He joined the firm October 2021 and has 14 years of commercial real estate experience. His experience includes the valuation and analysis of a wide variety of property types including retail, office, multifamily, industrial, mixed-use, self-storage, and vacant land.

Before joining Bowery, Kirk was a Director at Popp Hutcheson. In his capacity as a licensed Property Tax Consultant in the State of Texas, he was involved throughout the start-to-finish property tax process, which included attending Appraisal Review Board hearings, reviewing property tax budgets, and supporting litigation proceedings. At Popp Hutcheson, he also developed the Volunteering & Community Outreach Committee, PH Appraisal Academy, and various summer internship programs. These initiatives helped giveback to the community, develop others, and build a talent pipeline for recruiting purposes. Prior to Popp Hutcheson, Kirk was a Senior Director at a privately owned commercial real estate appraisal company and was responsible for the day-to-day operations of the firm's Valuation and Advisory Services.

Kirk has moderated property tax industry panels, presented on valuation at professional seminars, and authored several articles on property tax valuation. He is also active in the ULI Austin Next group and a past president of the Appraisal Institute Austin Chapter.

Licenses & Qualifications

MAI Designation

CCIM, Designated Member

CMI, Designated Member 

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Louisiana

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Texas


About

Alexander

Alexander Familant

Alexander Familant

Associate Vice President

Austin, Texas

Alexander Familant is an Associate Vice President at Bowery Valuation.  He joined the firm in March 2022and has a total of six years of commercial real estate appraisal experience.  His experience includes the valuation and analysis of a wide variety of property types including multifamily, office, retail, industrial, residential subdivisions, vacant land, mixed-use and special purpose properties.

Before joining Bowery, Mr. Familant worked for Newmark’s Valuation & Advisory group in Philadelphia since 2017, when the firm acquired six affiliate offices of Integra Realty Resources.  He started at Integra in 2016.

Mr. Familant graduated from Cornell University with a Bachelor of Arts in History.

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Camryn

Camryn Haltom

Camryn Haltom

Associate

Austin, Texas

Camryn Haltomis a Valuation Associate at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in January2022. She is actively engaged in appraising mixed-use, multifamily and retail properties in Texas. Before joining Bowery, Ms. Haltom served as a New Home Sales Intern at David Weekley Homes based in Dallas, TX, where she gained invaluable knowledge of the building process, market trends, and proper customer delight.

Ms. Haltom graduated from Texas A&M University with a Bachelor of Business Administration in Marketing and a minor in Economics.

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Molly

Molly Luhrs

Molly Luhrs

Associate

Austin, Texas

Molly Luhrs is a Valuation Associate at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in January 2022. Ms. Luhrs is actively engaged in appraising mixed-use and multifamily properties in Texas.

Before joining Bowery, Ms. Luhrs worked as a Property Tax Intern at Popp Hutcheson PLLC based in Austin, Texas, where she produced work ups for various property types that calculated and outlined property values based on sales comparison, income, and cost approaches which were used in market and equity property tax protests and litigation settlements.

Ms. Luhrs graduated from Texas A&M University with a bachelor’s degree in Agricultural Economics and a master’s degree in Real Estate.

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Appraisers

Washington

About

James

James Dunne, MAI

James Dunne, MAI

Chief Appraiser & Chief Operating Officer

Seattle, Washington

James Dunne, MAI, is the Chief Operating Officer and Chief Appraiser at Bowery Valuation, he joined the firm in May 2017. He has worked in the real estate industry for a total of 20 years, with over 13 years of commercial real estate appraisal experience.

Mr. Dunne has appraised a wide variety of property types including multifamily, office, industrial, self-storage facilities, retail centers, mixed-use properties and development sites. Mr. Dunne has also been engaged to perform retail and residential market rental studies. His clients include commercial banks, pension funds, private equity, government institutions, attorneys and developers.

Mr. Dunne is a specialist in the valuation of complex transactions involving low-income housing properties, having appraised multiple projects including ground-up LIHTC-funded developments, Year-15 portfolios, Section 8 HAP properties, Section 202, Section 236 RAD-conversion projects and Mitchell-Lama buildings.

Mr. Dunne began his real estate career at a local brokerage in Brooklyn, then as an Associate Broker with The Corcoran Group before moving into commercial real estate valuation at the boutique appraisal firm Miller Cicero.

Licenses & Qualifications

MAI Designation

General Certified Appraiser License, State of California

General Certified Appraiser License, State of Connecticut

General Certified Appraiser License, State of New Jersey

General Certified Appraiser License, State of New York

General Certified Appraiser License, State of Oregon

General Certified Appraiser License, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania

General Certified Appraiser License, Washington D.C.

General Certified Appraiser License, State of Washington


About

Grace

Grace Kim, MAI

Grace Kim, MAI

Managing Director

Seattle, Washington

Grace Kim is the Managing Director of the Seattle office at Bowery Valuation.  She joined the firm in January 2022 and has been active in the commercial real estate appraisal industry for a total of 17 years. She has prepared valuations of proposed, partially completed, renovated, and existing structures. Valuation has encompassed multifamily, retail, office, industrial, land, and special purpose properties.  Ms. Kim specializes in multifamily properties, having appraised well over 500 assets since 2015. These assignments have included garden/mid-rise, urban/high-rise, micro/congregate, student housing, and mixed-use developments across Washington and Idaho.

Before joining Bowery, Ms. Kim worked for Colliers International as a Valuation Services Director.  She originally got her start at the local Seattle firm McKee & Schalka, where she was also responsible for trainee management and reviews.

Ms. Kim graduated from Berkeley in 2004 and is a member of CREW Seattle.  She received the MAI designation in 2013.

Licenses & Qualifications

MAI Designation

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Washington

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Idaho

Appraisers

Washington, D.C

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Heather

Heather J. Byrnes, MAI, AI-GRS

Heather J. Byrnes, MAI, AI-GRS

Director

Washington, D.C.

Heather Byrnes is a Director at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in July 2021. She has worked in the commercial real estate appraisal industry for a total of 17 years and has appraised nearly every asset type including retail, multi-family, mixed-use, golf courses, hospitality, industrial, office, land/subdivisions and various specialized property types in New York, PA, Georgia, South and North Carolina, California and all over, nationally. She specializes in the review of retail, mixed-use, multifamily, golf courses and proposed construction as well as self-storage.

Before joining Bowery, Ms. Byrnes served as a Vice President, Senior Reviewer at East West Bank based in New York. Ms. Byrnes graduated from Shippensburg University with a BA in Urban Studies and from Clemson University with a MS in City and Regional Planning.

Licenses & Qualifications

MAI Designation

AI-GRS Designation

General Certified Appraiser License, State of California

General Certified Appraiser License, State of Maryland

General Certified Appraiser License, State of New Jersey

General Certified Appraiser License, State of New York

General Certified Appraiser License, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania

General Certified Appraiser License, Commonwealth of Virginia

General Certified Appraiser License, Washington D.C.

About

Hilary

Hilary Jones, MAI, AI-GRS, CHIA

Hilary Jones, MAI, AI-GRS, CHIA

Director

Washington, D.C.

Hilary Jones is a Director at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in August 2021. She has provided real estate valuation, advisory, feasibility, and consulting services for the hospitality industry throughout the United States for over 11 years.  In addition, Hilary specializes in appraisal review of all real estate asset classes. Her clients include commercial banks, private investment firms, developers and individuals.

Prior to joining Bowery, Ms. Jones held a dual role as Senior Appraiser at Hospitality Appraisals based in Yorktown VA, and Review Appraiser at CES in Atlanta. Prior to that, she owned and managed a consulting firm offering business planning services to the small lodging industry. Hilary also trained at Colliers International and HVS.

Licenses & Qualifications

MAI Designation

AI-GRS Designation

CHIA, Certification in Hotel Industry Analytics

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Georgia

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, Commonwealth of Virginia

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Maryland

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, Washington D.C.

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania

About

Heather

Heather Wright

Heather Wright

Vice President

Washington, D.C.

Heather Wright, Certified General Appraiser, is a Vice President of Valuation with the District of Columbia office of Bowery Real Estate Systems. She has worked in the real estate appraisal industry for a total of 18 years. Most recently, Ms. Wright has served as a Staff Appraiser at Sapperstein and Associates LLC located in Bethesda, Maryland.  Prior experience includes 10 years as a Staff Appraiser at Gearhart & Associates LLC, 3 years at Lucent Technologies as a Sales Support Manager in the Government Solutions organization and 4 years as a Product Manager of International Long Distance in the Business Communications Services department.

Ms. Wright has experience performing complex and specialized commercial real property appraisal assignments using all approaches to value including the Subdivision Development Approach.  She has appraised a wide variety of property types including retail. light industrial, office, religious use, retail centers, mixed-use properties, multifamily properties, subdivision development and ground leased properties.

Clients, as provided through the employing LLCs, include lending institutions, individual investors, Baltimore City and other government entities, law firms, developers and other clients.


Licenses & Qualifications

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Maryland

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, Commonwealth of Virginia

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, Washington D.C.

About

Patrick

Patrick Milauckas

Patrick Milauckas

Associate Vice President

Washington, D.C.

Patrick Milauckas is an Associate Vice President at Bowery Valuation Services who joined in November 2019. Since joining, Patrick has gained experience in the fundamentals of appraisal that have allowed him to accurately value complex asset types including mixed-use condominium development. His experience includes the valuation of mixed-use, retail, office, land, industrial, and multi-family properties. Prior to joining Bowery, Mr. Milauckas served as a Finance Tutor at James Madison University based in Harrisonburg, VA.

Mr. Milauckas graduated from James Madison University with BBA in Finance, with experience in fixed income analysis, derivative security analysis, and real estate.


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About

Ben

Ben Torpey

Ben Torpey

Associate Vice President

Washington, D.C.

Ben Torpey is an Associate Vice President at Bowery Valuation who joined the company in February 2020. He has worked in the commercial real estate valuation industry for three years. In his past role, Mr. Torpey served as a Valuation Analyst for Novogradac & Company as a member of the Government Consulting and Valuation Advisory Group (GoVal). In his role at Novogradac, Ben prepared market feasibility studies for a variety of clients across 27 states and the District of Columbia, including tax credit syndication funds, banks, institutional clients, and real estate developers. While at Novogradac, Ben developed a passion for analyzing large multifamily assets across the country.

During his time at Bowery, Mr. Torpey has appraised multifamily, office, retail, industrial, mixed-use properties, and hotels, across multiple states including the District of Columbia. Ben has participated in various large portfolio valuations while at Bowery, including appraising complex assets for Israeli Bond Issuances as well as Trust & Estate engagements. Mr. Torpey has taken an integral part in appraising over $2 billion of investment-grade multifamily properties throughout the country for various institutional clients.

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About

Jennifer

Jennifer Yoo, MSRE

Jennifer Yoo, MSRE

Associate Vice President

Washington, D.C.

Jennifer Yoo is an Associate Vice President at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in November 2021. She has worked in the real estate appraisal industry for a total of 15 years and has appraised residential, office, retail, industrial, and mixed-use properties in Maryland, Virginia, and District of Columbia specializing in institutional office and retail.

Before joining Bowery, Ms. Yoo served as a senior appraiser at Newmark Knight Frank based in Washington, DC.

Jennifer began her career in valuation in the mid-2000’s specializing in residential real estate. She started her own residential appraisal firm in 2010 and began her commercial real estate valuation career in 2016 upon obtaining her Master of Science in Real Estate (MSRE) degree at Johns Hopkins University, Washington, DC.

Licenses & Qualifications

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Maryland
Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, Commonwealth of Virginia
Certified Residential Appraiser, Washington D.C.

About

Patrick

Patrick Adams

Patrick Adams

Senior Associate

Washington, D.C.

Patrick Adams is a Senior Associate at Bowery Valuation who joined the company in July 2021. He is actively engaged in appraising mixed-use properties throughout the Mid-Atlantic and the Midwest.


Before joining the company, Mr. Adams served as a Senior Analyst at Comerica Bank based in Detroit.


Mr. Adams earned his Master of Business Administration from Johns Hopkins University and his Bachelor of Business Administration from University of Miami.

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Cameron

Cameron McClelland

Cameron McClelland

Associate

Washington, D.C.

Cameron McClelland is a Valuation Associate at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in January 2022. Mr. McClelland is actively engaged in appraising mixed-use and multifamily properties in the Washington ,D.C. area.

Prior to joining Bowery, Mr. McClelland worked as a Research Intern at A.S.K. Services, based in Plymouth, MI where he gained experience in real estate research and data entry.

Mr. McClelland graduated from the University of Michigan with a dual Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics and Communication & Media Studies.

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Ryan

Ryan Wang

Ryan Wang

Associate

Washington, D.C.

Ryan Wang is a Valuation Associate at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in October 2021. Prior to joining Bowery, Ryan served as an analyst at Appia Ventures, a private investment firm based in New Jersey where he developed financial models for ground up hotel developments. He was also a leasing consultant for Green City Realty, a commercial property management company based in New York.

Ryan graduated from Bucknell University with a dual degree in Chemical Engineering and Management. During his time there, he interned at Appomattox Advisory, a New York based investment management company and at Financial Research Associates, a New York based financial services company providing business valuation, forensic accounting, and litigation consulting.

Licenses & Qualifications

Product Development

Design

About

Elle

Elle Lambert

Elle Lambert

Vice President, Design

New York, New York

Elle is originally from New Orleans where she led the design team for an array of local, regional, and national brands. Her past experience in branding, web, and product design gives her an exceptional understanding of user interaction. She is the lead designer for Bowery’s product team and works to enhance the appraisal experience across all platforms. She graduated from the University of Texas in Austin where she studied Nutritional Sciences and Art. Elle spends her free time exploring the city in search of the perfect roof-top spot for a glass of wine, or attempting a Monday crossword in her East Village studio with her boyfriend, Jack and their cat, Bentley.

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Anna

Anna Bryant

Anna Bryant

Product Design Lead

New York, New York

Anna has worked in UX design across business systems and products for seven years, including three years focused on real estate technology.

Before joining Bowery, she worked as a product designer at Corcoran, a real estate brokerage that is a part of Realogy, where she worked on both internal and external tools.

Across her career, Anna has worked on real estate technology for a number of brokerages, asset management tools, Salesforce systems, and marketplace websites. She ultimately enjoys projects that turn complex, interconnected data into simple experiences.

Anna is a graduate of Austin College. She also holds certifications in UX design and design thinking from institutions such as IDEO.

In her free time, Anna sells vintage clothing and loves organizing any and everything she can get her hands on. She currently lives in Brooklyn with her partner and golden retriever.




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Michal

Michal Lenik

Michal Lenik

Product Design Lead

New York, New York

Michal has worked in UX and product design for the past nine years, including experience in Ecommerce, HealthTech and Enterprise SaaS products.

Before Bowery, Michal was a Sr. UX Designer at Henry Schien One - a large digital healthcare and tech company. She has designed both B2B and B2C products and experiences for ecommerce platforms, government and enterprise software and healthcare tech companies. She has also been heavily involved in mentoring other designers trying to advance in the field of UX and product design.


Michal is a specialist in user research and interaction design. She is a graduate of the Lander College for Women, a Touro College & University School.


Michal loves to paint and moonlights as a fine artist. When she's not working or spending time with her family she can be found in her home studio working on her latest creative project. Michal works out of her home office in New Jersey.

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Erin

Erin Hill

Erin Hill

Product Designer

New York, New York

Erin has been living in NYC since 2015, when she transferred to NYU after her freshman year in Tennessee. She graduated in 2018 with a B.S. in Media, Culture, and Communications from the Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development. A California native, Erin can be found spending her time outdoors whenever the weather permits, and she feels most at home by the water. In her free time she enjoys baking for friends (and co-workers!), watching nature documentaries on Netflix, and she has been practicing Muay Thai Kickboxing for the past 4 years.

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Kevin

Kevin Asgari

Kevin Asgari

Product Designer

New York, New York

Kevin has worked in the design industry for over three years. Before joining Bowery, he served as a UX/UI designer at a finance software company designing experiences for payment integrations within the ERP, eCommerce, and CRM space.

His past experience in branding, web, and product design allows him to craft enriching user interface experiences for users. He works at the intersection of brand & product, bringing a heavy sense of graphic design to his digital work.


Kevin graduated in 2018 with a B.F.A in Graphic and Interactive Design from the California State University, Fullerton.


He is originally from Sweden and has a passion for traveling. His favorite destination was standing at the top of Mount Fuji in Japan. He recently relocated to New York City.


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Nishita

Nishita Aswani

Nishita Aswani

Product Designer

New York, New York

Nishita has been working in UX design within start up environments for the past two years.

Before Bowery, she lead and grew a Product Design team at a travel marketing company in Miami. Nishita has experience designing for internal tools and B2B products along with sellable modules intended for her client's users. She specializes in scalable and efficient design that gives users control of their workflows.


Nishita graduated with a Masters of Interior Architecture from Florida International University before receiving a Certificate in UX/UI Design from Wyncode (now BrainStation) so she could focus on digital user experiences.


She loves to build or create things and spend time outdoors. She moved to New York from Miami in the summer of 2021 to work with Bowery and explore a new city.


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Yen

Yen Ho

Yen Ho

Senior Graphic Designer

New York, New York

Before joining Bowery Yen was a Graphic Designer at Schwan's Food Company for 7 years. She has worked on a wide range of design project in print and digital including events, trade shows, packaging design, social media, catalogues, POS and recipes, etc. She is experienced creating marketing materials.

Yen is a graduate of SUNY Oswego School of Business. She is originally from Taiwan and a certified preserved flower decorator. She works out of the New York office and lives in Flushing, Queens.


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Product Development

Product

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Zeynab

Zeynab Mohammed

Zeynab Mohammed

Lead Product Manager

New York, New York

Zeynab has worked in various roles within the financial services industry over the last 10 years including software product management, relationship management, and strategy & operations.

Before joining Bowery, she was a Vice President at Goldman Sachs in the Global Markets Division where she worked as a Product Manager on new products and services designed to support the entire investment lifecycle for sophisticated institutional investors. Across her career, Zeynab has worked on enhancing digital client experiences with a commercial point of view.

Zeynab graduated Summa Cum Laude from the University of Delaware with a degree in Economics. She lives in Manhattan and works out of Bowery's New York City office.

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Carly

Carly Bogatz

Carly Bogatz

Senior Product Manager

New York, New York

Carly has a passion for digital products and has been in the Product Management field for 14 years.


Before joining Bowery, Carly worked at a premier Real Estate firm managing their consumer-facing website. She had been managing digital products across a wide range of industries and business models from Healthcare, to FinTech, to Real Estate, and Food Services. Regardless of the space, Carly consistently delivers business value while also delighting users.

Carly is a graduate from University of California, Irvine and received a degree in Psychology and Social Behavior. She enjoys any activity in or near the water and loves spending time with her dog. Carly works out of the New York City office.

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Rébecca

Rébecca Ausseil

Rébecca Ausseil

Senior Próduct Manager

New York, New York

Rébecca graduated from Barnard College, Columbia University in May 2018 with a degree in comparative literature and psychology. Previously, she spent four years as an editor at the Columbia Daily Spectator and a staff writer for NYLON and SUITED Magazine, where she sought to explore the intersection between magazine journalism and digital media. She is a published translator and essayist, and enjoys stretching in hot yoga and reminding people that she’s Frènçh. Rébecca is excited to bring her multilingual and investigative background to Product, and work with users and engineers to shape the future of appraising.


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Peter

Peter Menelly

Peter Menelly

Product Manager

New York, New York

Peter joined Bowery in January of 2019, excited to help grow the Product function. Prior to joining, Peter worked as a management consultant for Ernst & Young in New York City where he gained experience in risk, financial services, and large-scale digital transformation. Today, he works to reimagine new features and improve data integration on Bowery’s web and mobile apps. When not at work, Peter loves exploring New York’s food and live music scene and hiking the Hudson Valley.

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Gabriel

Gabriel Reyes

Gabriel Reyes

Product Manager

New York, New York

Gabriel has worked in the data and analytics space for over 5 years, across a variety of roles in finance, supply chain, e-commerce, and now currently commercial real estate. Before joining Bowery he served as a product manager at S&P Global in their indices division. In the past Gabriel has developed analytics programs, developed inventory management scripts, and implemented data-driven market strategies.

Gabriel is a graduate from University of California, Irvine. He is an avid wine consumer and is fluent in French and currently working on his Korean. He lives in Manhattan and works out of Bowery's New York City office.

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Product Development

Technology

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Matt

Matt Roman

Matt Roman

Vice President, Engineering

New York, New York

Matt has been in technology over twenty two years. Starting as an engineer, developing enterprise software and eventually moving to startups. Before joining Bowery, Matt worked as Director of Engineering at Web.com on their medical patient engagement platform Lighthouse, which was acquired by Henry Schein One.

Matt has helped build a variety of software applications and platforms including Enterprise Job Management, Pre and Post Equity Trading Analytics, Digital Marketing Campaign Management, Live Events Analytics and Tour Routing, and Patient Engagement. He specializes in engineering processes, and building high performing teams.

Matt graduated from Plattsburgh State University.

He plays guitar and loves blues, rock and heavy metal. He lives on Long Island with his wife and three kids.


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Arun

Arunkumar Bhavani Shanker

Arunkumar Bhavani Shanker

Director of Engineering

New York, New York

Arun has been working in the technology industry for over 14 years. Prior to joining Bowery he was managing a cross functional team at Policy genius, building a digital market place for home & casualty insurance products.

Arun started his career building real time profit and loss calculation systems in Investment banking and later moved into the start up space with domains ranging from business intelligence tools for digital marketing to patient communication platforms in health tech. He is adept at building, scaling and coaching cross functional engineering teams.

Arun enjoys reading comic books and is on a mission to visit and hike in every national park.

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Nathan

Nathan Hassan

Nathan Hassan

Director of Engineering

New York, New York

Nathan has been working in tech for over 15 years, and has spent the last few years at startups, building and scaling engineering teams. Before joining Bowery, he was a principal engineer at Vault Health and a Director of Engineering at Blink Health. Nathan has worked on a wide range of technologies and products including the first approved at home COVID-19 test, prescription medication affordability, and an enterprise ATS system.

He is an avid snowboarder and book collector, and has a library of over 5,000 physical books. He lives with his family in New Jersey and works out of Bowery's headquarters in New York City.

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Chris

Chris Jacques

Chris Jacques

Engineering Manager

Chris has worked as a software engineering for over 16 years, including 8 years in higher education and 5 years working for number of startups. Before joining Bowery, Chris served as a Team Lead and Senior Engineer at The Predictive Index, a HR/Science startup that uses accurate personality assessments to optimize building business teams.

Chris has decoupled monolithic codebases into microservices, integrated with 3rd party APISs, and modernized legacy code. He specializes in nurturing team well-being, microservice migrations, clean code practices, and mentoring junior engineers.

Chris graduated from the Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) He is an avid boater, aspiring heavy metal vocalist, and advocates for the adoption of retired racing greyhounds. He resides in Rhode Island with his wife and 3 rescue pets: a retired racing greyhound, a black lab, and a Maine coon cat.

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Stan

Stan Sajous

Stan Sajous

Engineering Manager

New York, New York

Stan has been in software development for over 20 years and hasn't gotten sick of it yet! Prior to Bowery, he worked as a senior engineer in the learning and development space, creating simulation-based leadership training programs.

Stan spent several years as an independent consultant, which allowed him to work on a wide breadth of applications across several types of businesses. While a generalist at heart, Stan consistently puts emphasis on what he considers the key areas that make projects successful: team dynamics and process.

Stan graduated from the University of Minnesota Institute of Technology with a computer science degree.

In his free time he can be found enjoying the Colorado mountains by skiing, hiking or mountain biking. Stan works for Bowery Valuation remotely from Boulder, Colorado.

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Leo

Leo Sklyut

Leo Sklyut

Senior Software Engineer

Leo is a software engineer who has enjoyed solving problems with code since he was introduced to it in a high school programming course 20 years ago. Prior to joining Bowery, Leo worked at Kroll Bond Rating Agency where he built an ecosystem of software for the CMBS and RMBS sectors.He has previously led development on analytical workstations, client portals, e-commerce solutions, APIs, and more.

In his free time, he enjoys adventuring on motorcycles and exploring the outdoors. He lives in New Jersey with his wife, Emily, and their pup, Bonnie.




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Nick

Nick Horvath

Nick Horvath

Senior Software Engineer

New York, New York

Nick has worked as a software engineer for over 16 years. Before joining Bowery he served as a Senior Software Architect at London Stock Exchange Group.

Nick has spent the majority of his career writing software to provide investment account access to customers of banks and brokerages. Prior to that he administered and developed software to run Stony Brook University's Galaxy and Seawulf supercomputer clusters. Nick is a graduate of Stony Brook University's College of Computer Science.

He is an avid DIYer with a wide scope of projects including 3D printing, beer brewing, and building an addition on his house. He lives with his wife and daughter on the North Shore of Long Island.

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Jelani

Jelani John

Jelani John

Senior Software Engineer

New York, New York

Jelani has been working on his craft for over 15 years. Prior to joining Bowery, he was a software consultant. From fashion to finance, gaming to healthcare, and much more; Jelani has traversed multifarious industries throughout his professional career.

Jelani is a specialist in problem solving and finding efficient solutions to difficult problems. He is a graduate from NYU and Rensselaer, and lives in New York City.

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Kristen

Kristen McClure

Kristen McClure

Senior Software Engineer

San Francisco, California

Kristen has worked as a software engineer for the last nine years after making a switch from teaching community college composition in 2013. Prior to joining Bowery, she worked with Cisco Umbrella's tireless design team to help improve user and developer experiences alike. Kristen's work places emphasis on the intersection of user-centric design, clean, readable code and architectural best practices.

She specializes in working with product to create delight through comprehensive front-end experiences and aims to create API and backend interfaces that create meaningful flow.

Kristen has a Masters in English from CSU, Fullerton. In her free time, she bakes pies, competes in the world's largest trivia contest, and gushes over her rescue pup, Eggs "Benny" Benedict. She lives in San Francisco.

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Dhruv

Dhruv Oberoi

Dhruv Oberoi

Senior Software Engineer

New York, New York

Originally from New Delhi, Dhruv completed his bachelor's in Computer Science from Columbia University in 2019 after transferring from the City University of Hong Kong in the fall of 2017. He fell in love with computers and programming in high school and has since worked on an extensive number of projects across the stack with a focus on web-development, systems engineering and cyber security. Dhruv was looking for a fast-paced entrepreneurial environment where he could have the freedom to learn in a boundless manner, which is what brought him to Bowery. Outside of work, Dhruv plays the guitar and can be found at gigs through the week in the city.

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Justin

Justin Walters

Justin Walters

Senior Software Engineer

New York, New York

Justin graduated from Columbia University with a degree in computer science in 2016. He has built and contributed to projects in the form of web sites, browser extensions, and mobile applications, among others. His past work includes a chat bot to increase financial literacy and awareness, a tool for Google Chrome and Android phones that exposes users to new perspectives by surfacing news articles from sources with different political slants, and a platform to encourage collaboration in partnership with the United Nations Sustainable Development Solutions Network. When he is not working, he enjoys making music and walking around New York City.

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Madeline

Madeline Watkins

Madeline Watkins

Senior Software Engineer

New York, New York

Madeline graduated from the University of Virginia in 2017 with degrees in Mathematics and Computer Science. Throughout the 4 years of school, she was a teaching assistant for Discrete Math and Intro to Programming. After graduation, she moved to Washington, DC to start her career as a software developer for a consulting firm. Throughout her time in DC, Madeline focused on developing web applications and becoming Power Vinyasa Yoga certified. She then made the big move to NYC in Spring 2019 and started as a full stack engineer at Bowery. Madeline is thrilled to be working with and learning from all the talented people at Bowery, as well as exploring a new city!

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Katie

Katie Dougherty

Katie Dougherty

Lean/Agile Coach

New York, New York

Katie has worked in the tech industry for 8 years, most of that time spent with a startup FinTech company (Scivantage). Before joining Bowery she was the Manager of Client Services at London Stock Exchange Group helping to transition Scivantage into the larger organization post acquisition.

Prior to the acquisition of Scivantage, Katie held numerous positions around the organization. Starting as a Project Management Intern and working her way up through Release Management, Change Management, Compliance Manager and Director of Business Operations with the purpose of improving the processes these departments utilized. Katie worked with teams across the organization to improve processes and help teams work more effectively and efficiently. She is a Certified ScrumMaster.

Katie is a graduate of Rowan University where she received her MBA and bachelor degrees in Business Management and Human Resource Management. She loves to travel and go on adventures, some notable ones include skydiving and staying at a jail that was converted into a hostel. She works out of the Bowery New York City office.


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Kent

Kent Huynh

Kent Huynh

Support Engineer

San Francisco, California

Kent has worked as a support specialist for 11 years. He was a product support manager for Inspire360 prior to joining Bowery. He specializes in helping people and setting up customer relationship management systems.

Kent is a graduate of San Diego State University's School of Exercise & Science. He likes to watch K-Dramas and anime with his wife Aileen during his down time. He lives in Los Angeles.


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Sukru

Sukru Kiymaci

Sukru Kiymaci

Software Engineer

San Francisco, California

Sukru works as a full-stack software engineer at Bowery. Before joining Bowery he studied at Colorado School of Mines in Computer Science department. He worked as a software engineer intern for a total of 9 months in two different companies. In his first internship he focused on backend systems. In his second internship he did full-stack development.

Sukru studied at three different continents during his bachelors degree. He likes to travel countries and discover cultures. He lives in the California Bay Area.



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Jesse

Jesse Lin

Jesse Lin

Software Engineer

New York, New York

Jesse began his first year in Software Engineering in 2021. Before joining Bowery, he was a student of App Academy and Binghamton University.

Jesse has worked on a variety of different software development projects.

He enjoys hiking and building computers in his free time. He lives in Queens, New York City.


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