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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

General Certified Appraiser License, Commonwealth of Virginia

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 Tax Assessor (CTA), State of New Jersey

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Maryland

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, State of Rhode Island

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, Washington D.C.

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 Arizona

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

Andrew

Andrew Babienco, MAI

Andrew Babienco, MAI

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

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

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

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

Irene

Irene Sokoloff, MAI

Irene Sokoloff, MAI

Director

Palm Beach, Florida

Irene Sokoloff is a Director at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in July 2022. She has over 20 years of commercial real estate valuation experience in the private and public sectors. As a reviewer with Situs AMC (formerly RERC), she performed third party reviews for CMBS loan underwriting, asset disposition, and acquisitions of shopping centers, regional and super regional malls, office buildings, multifamily properties and industrial properties. She executed technical reviews to ensure compliance with FIRREA, USPAP and specific bank guidelines, and she provided quality control oversight in the appraisal review process when necessary.

As an appraiser, she began her career in New York before moving to Florida. She has worked for various appraisal companies, including Korpacz Realty Advisors and CB Richard Ellis (CBRE). In the public sector, Ms. Sokoloff worked for the Palm Beach County Property Appraiser as a Senior Commercial Appraiser.

Ms. Sokoloff has also provided nationwide property tax litigation and consulting services and has been qualified as an expert witness in numerous states.

She has co-authored and peer-reviewed various appraisal articles on appraisal theory and methodology and was part of the committee that co-authored the International Association of Assessing Officers Glossary for Appraisal and Assessment, Third Edition.

Licenses & Qualifications

MAI Designation

General Certified Appraiser License, State of Florida

General Certified Appraiser License, State of Georgia

General Certified Appraiser License, State of Illinois

General Certified Appraiser License, State of Indiana

General Certified Appraiser License, State of Iowa

General Certified Appraiser License, State of Kentucky

General Certified Appraiser License, State of Louisiana

General Certified Appraiser License, State of Maine

General Certified Appraiser License, District of Columbia

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

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

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

Christopher

Christopher Samson, MAI

Christopher Samson, MAI

Senior Vice President

Palm Beach, Florida

Christopher Samson is a Senior Vice President at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in May 2022. He has worked in the commercial real estate appraisal industry for over 15 years. During his appraisal career, Mr. Samson has worked on the valuation of a wide range of property types, including existing and proposed market-rate and affordable multi-family housing,  low-rise and high-rise office, retail, industrial, and development land in Florida. He has a particular expertise in institutional and non-institutional multi-family properties.  

Before joining Bowery, Mr. Samson was previously a Vice President at CBRE, where he specialized in multi-family valuation.

Licenses & Qualifications

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

Certified General Appraiser License, State of Massachusetts

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

Mari

Mari Sorenson, MAI

Mari Sorenson, MAI

Vice President

Seattle, Washington

Mari Sorenson is a Vice President at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in May 2022. She has worked in the commercial real estate appraisal industry for over 14 years, and has appraised a variety of property types, including retail, industrial, office, multifamily, hotel, vacant land, and special purpose facilities in Washington State. Appraisal and consulting assignments have included new and proposed construction, assemblage value, condominium sell-off, market rent arbitration, leasehold analysis, buy/sell evaluation, feasibility analysis, ground rent negotiation, litigation advisory, peer review, and eminent domain appraisal involving full and partial acquisitions and valuation of both temporary and permanent easement rights.  

Before joining Bowery, Ms. Sorenson served as a Senior Appraiser at McKee Appraisal based in Seattle.

Ms. Sorenson graduated from Cornell University in 2008 and is a member of CREW Seattle. She received the MAI designation in 2013.

Licenses & Qualifications

About

Richard

Richard Taller, MAI

Richard Taller, MAI

Vice President

Iselin, New Jersey

Richard Taller, MAI, is a Vice President at Bowery Valuation. He has worked in the real estate industry for a total of 10 years, all of which have been dedicated to commercial real estate appraisal.

Mr. Taller has appraised a wide variety of property types included multifamily, industrial, retail, mixed-use, air rights and development sites.

Prior to joining Bowery, Mr. Taller worked as an appraiser at Metropolitan Valuation Services, where he gained extensive experience appraising institutional large-scale developments, affordable housing, transferable air rights, and rent stabilized apartment buildings in the New York City Metropolitan Area. In 2017, Mr. Taller founded Highbridge Realty Advisors, where he specialized in appraising multifamily, mixed-use and industrial properties in the New York City Metropolitan Area.

Mr. Taller earned his Bachelor of Science in Accounting and Finance from the Alfred Lerner School of Business at the University of Delaware and his Master of Science in Real Estate from the Schack Institute of Real Estate at New York University.  Mr. Taller is currently a Member of the Appraisal Institute and Vice President of the Northeast New Jersey chapter of the Appraisal Institute.

Licenses & Qualifications

MAI Designation
Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Connecticut

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of New Jersey
Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of New York

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

Sara

Sara Albinus

Sara Albinus

Associate

Los Angeles, California

Sara Albinus is a Valuation Associate at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in July 2022.  Ms. Albinus is actively engaged in appraising a variety of commercial, mixed-use and multifamily properties in California.

Before joining Bowery, Ms. Albinus served as a Commercial Real Estate Mortgage Underwriter at Summit Real Estate Financing based in Tucson, Arizona, where she analyzed and recommended financing for various asset classes, including self-storage, hotel, multifamily, industrial, and office.

Ms. Albinus graduated from University of Arizona with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, majoring in Finance.

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

Jefferson

Jefferson Julius

Jefferson Julius

Associate

Los Angeles, California

Jefferson Julius is a Valuation Associate at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in July 2022. Mr. Julius is actively engaged in appraising a variety of commercial, mixed-use and multifamily properties in California.

Before joining Bowery, Mr. Julius served as a Business Development Intern at PT Sahabat Finansial Kamu., based in Jakarta, Indonesia.

Mr. Julius graduated from the University of Southern California with a Bachelor of Business Administration with concentrations in Finance and Business Economics

Licenses & Qualifications

About

Jack

Jack Li

Jack Li

Associate

San Francisco, California

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.

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 Arizona

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

Irene

Irene Sokoloff, MAI

Irene Sokoloff, MAI

Director

Palm Beach, Florida

Irene Sokoloff is a Director at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in July 2022. She has over 20 years of commercial real estate valuation experience in the private and public sectors. As a reviewer with Situs AMC (formerly RERC), she performed third party reviews for CMBS loan underwriting, asset disposition, and acquisitions of shopping centers, regional and super regional malls, office buildings, multifamily properties and industrial properties. She executed technical reviews to ensure compliance with FIRREA, USPAP and specific bank guidelines, and she provided quality control oversight in the appraisal review process when necessary.

As an appraiser, she began her career in New York before moving to Florida. She has worked for various appraisal companies, including Korpacz Realty Advisors and CB Richard Ellis (CBRE). In the public sector, Ms. Sokoloff worked for the Palm Beach County Property Appraiser as a Senior Commercial Appraiser.

Ms. Sokoloff has also provided nationwide property tax litigation and consulting services and has been qualified as an expert witness in numerous states.

She has co-authored and peer-reviewed various appraisal articles on appraisal theory and methodology and was part of the committee that co-authored the International Association of Assessing Officers Glossary for Appraisal and Assessment, Third Edition.

Licenses & Qualifications

MAI Designation

General Certified Appraiser License, State of Florida

General Certified Appraiser License, State of Georgia

General Certified Appraiser License, State of Illinois

General Certified Appraiser License, State of Indiana

General Certified Appraiser License, State of Iowa

General Certified Appraiser License, State of Kentucky

General Certified Appraiser License, State of Louisiana

General Certified Appraiser License, State of Maine

General Certified Appraiser License, District of Columbia

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

Christopher

Christopher Samson, MAI

Christopher Samson, MAI

Senior Vice President

Palm Beach, Florida

Christopher Samson is a Senior Vice President at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in May 2022. He has worked in the commercial real estate appraisal industry for over 15 years. During his appraisal career, Mr. Samson has worked on the valuation of a wide range of property types, including existing and proposed market-rate and affordable multi-family housing,  low-rise and high-rise office, retail, industrial, and development land in Florida. He has a particular expertise in institutional and non-institutional multi-family properties.  

Before joining Bowery, Mr. Samson was previously a Vice President at CBRE, where he specialized in multi-family valuation.

Licenses & Qualifications

About

Michael

D. Michael Daniel, Jr., MAI

D. Michael Daniel, Jr., MAI

Vice President

Orlando, Florida

D. Michael Daniel, Jr., MAI is a 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, leasehold 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

MAI Designation

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Florida

About

Alexandria

Alexandria Salls

Alexandria Salls

Associate

Orlando, Florida

Alexandria Salls is a Valuation Associate at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in July 2022. Ms. Salls is actively engaged in appraising a variety of commercial, mixed-use, and multifamily properties in Florida.

Before joining Bowery, Ms. Salls served as an accountant at Contemporary Management Concepts, LLLP based in Alachua, FL, where she crafted financial reports for investors and owners of apartment complexes, condominiums, and commercial real estate for which the company provided management services.

Ms. Salls graduated from the University of Florida with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a major in Finance.

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

Giancarlo

Giancarlo Pecoraro

Giancarlo Pecoraro

Associate

Orlando, Florida

Giancarlo Pecoraro is a Valuation Associate at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in July 2022. Mr. Pecoraro is actively engaged in appraising a variety of commercial, mixed-use and multifamily properties in Florida.

Before joining Bowery, Mr. Pecoraro served as a Finance and Operations intern at 3n2 Sports based in Orlando, Florida.

Mr. Pecoraro graduated from the University of Central Florida with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a concentration in Finance.

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

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

About

Diego

Diego Vallecillo

Diego Vallecillo

Associate

Palm Beach, Florida

Diego Vallecillo is a valuation associate at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in July 2022. He is actively engaged inappraising a variety of commercial, mixed-use and multifamily properties in Florida.

Before joining Bowery, Mr. Vallecillo served as an asset management intern at Vanbarton Group based in New York City.

Mr. Vallecillo graduated from the University of Florida with a Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance and a minor in Real Estate.

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 Tax Assessor (CTA), State of New Jersey

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Maryland

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, State of Rhode Island

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, Washington D.C.

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

Richard

Richard Taller, MAI

Richard Taller, MAI

Vice President

Iselin, New Jersey

Richard Taller, MAI, is a Vice President at Bowery Valuation. He has worked in the real estate industry for a total of 10 years, all of which have been dedicated to commercial real estate appraisal.

Mr. Taller has appraised a wide variety of property types included multifamily, industrial, retail, mixed-use, air rights and development sites.

Prior to joining Bowery, Mr. Taller worked as an appraiser at Metropolitan Valuation Services, where he gained extensive experience appraising institutional large-scale developments, affordable housing, transferable air rights, and rent stabilized apartment buildings in the New York City Metropolitan Area. In 2017, Mr. Taller founded Highbridge Realty Advisors, where he specialized in appraising multifamily, mixed-use and industrial properties in the New York City Metropolitan Area.

Mr. Taller earned his Bachelor of Science in Accounting and Finance from the Alfred Lerner School of Business at the University of Delaware and his Master of Science in Real Estate from the Schack Institute of Real Estate at New York University.  Mr. Taller is currently a Member of the Appraisal Institute and Vice President of the Northeast New Jersey chapter of the Appraisal Institute.

Licenses & Qualifications

MAI Designation
Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Connecticut

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of New Jersey
Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of New York

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

General Certified Appraiser License, Commonwealth of Virginia

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

Andrew

Andrew Babienco, MAI

Andrew Babienco, MAI

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

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

Certified General Appraiser License, State of Massachusetts

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

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Ohio

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

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

About

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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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 California

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Connecticut

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Massachusetts

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of New York

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Ohio

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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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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Daniel

Daniel Watson

Daniel Watson

Associate Vice President

New York, New York

Daniel Watson is an Associate Vice President at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in June 2022. He has worked in the real estate appraisal industry for over 4 years and has appraised multifamily, office, industrial and retail properties.

Before joining Bowery, Mr. Watson served as an appraiser at Newmark based in West Palm Beach, FL where he specialized in the appraisal of multifamily residential properties and senior housing properties. He also prepared fair market value studies for existing and proposed medical office properties across 15 states.

Mr. Watson graduated from Florida State University with a Bachelor of Science in Economics.

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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.

Licenses & Qualifications

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of 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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Emely

Emely Vargas

Emely Vargas

Senior Associate

New York, New York

Emely Vargas is a Senior 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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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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Barri

Barri Boyarski

Barri Boyarski

Associate

New York, New York

Barri Boyarsky is a Valuation Associate at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in July  2022. Ms. Boyarsky is actively engaged in appraising a variety of commercial, mixed-use and multifamily properties in New York.

Ms. Boyarsky previously served as an intern at a financialservices company based out of Chester, New Jersey.

Before joining Bowery, Ms. Boyarsky earned her bachelor’s degree from the University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Business with a focus in Real Estate and Management and Human Resources.

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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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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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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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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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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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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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Leo

Leo Rubin

Leo Rubin

Associate

New York, New York

Leo Rubin is a Valuation Associate at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in July 2022. Mr. Rubin is actively engaged in appraising a variety of commercial, mixed-use and multifamily properties in New York and NewJersey.

Prior to joining Bowery, Mr. Rubin worked as an Asset Management Summer Analyst at Redcar Properties, a private equity development firm based in Los Angeles where he received rigorous financial modeling training and gained experience with mixed-use, retail, and creative office properties.

Mr. Rubin graduated from Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, majoring in Finance and Operations & Information Management.

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Jared

Jared Ryback

Jared Ryback

Associate

New York, New York

Jared Ryback is a Valuation Associate at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in July 2022. Mr. Ryback is actively engaged in appraising a variety of commercial, mixed-use, and multifamily properties in New York and New Jersey.

Before joining Bowery, Mr. Ryback served as a Private Wealth Management Intern for the Magellan Group at Morgan Stanley based in New York City, where he analyzed investment products for ultra-high-net-worth individuals and identified prospective clients.

Mr. Ryback graduated from Tulane University with a Bachelor of Science in Management, with majors in Finance and Legal Studies in Business.

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Ben

Ben Sacks

Ben Sacks

Associate

New York, New York

Ben Sacks is a Valuation Associate at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in July 2022. Mr. Sacks is actively engaged in appraising a ariety of commercial, mixed-use and multifamily properties in New York and New Jersey.

Before joining Bowery, Mr. Sacks served as a Real Estate Rotational Intern at Madison Capital based in New York City. At Madison Capital, Mr. Sacks provided potential acquisition guidance, asset management assistance, underwriting and financial review.

Mr. Sacks graduated from the Nolan School of Hotel Administration at Cornell University with a Bachelor of Science in Hotel Administration and a minor in Real Estate.

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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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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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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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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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Appraisers

Pennsylvania

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

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

About

Andrew

Andrew Friedman

Andrew Friedman

Vice President

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Andrew Friedman is a Vice President at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in May 2022.  Mr. Friedman is a Certified General Real Estate Appraiser in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Delaware and has a wide range of experience appraising various property types including multi-family, mixed-use, manufactured housing communities, shopping centers, office buildings, general retail/commercial properties, auto dealerships, industrial/flex properties, proposed development projects and vacant land.

Mr. Friedman began his appraisal career in 2006 as an Appraiser Trainee with the Reaves C. Lukens Company (currently Valbridge Property Advisors – Lukens & Wolf, LLC), which focused primarily on litigation support. Prior to joining Bowery, Mr. Friedman worked for Cushman and Wakefield’s Valuation & Advisory group, which he joined in April 2012.

Licenses & Qualifications

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Delaware

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of New Jersey

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State 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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Eric

Eric Fries

Eric Fries

Associate

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Eric Fries is a Valuation Associate at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in July 2022. Mr. Fries is actively engaged in appraising a variety of commercial, mixed-use and multifamily properties in Pennsylvania.

Before joining Bowery, Mr. Fries served as an Acquisitions Associate Intern at Bye Bye House, a start-up real estate business based in Newport Beach, California to assist in acquiring primarily residential properties to fix and flip, as well as develop a buy and hold strategy.

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

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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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Matt

Matt Hall

Matt Hall

Associate Vice President

Austin, Texas

Mr. Hall is an Associate Vice President serving the Texas and Southwest markets who joined Bowery in September 2022.  He has worked in the real estate industry for over 25 years, including over a decade in commercial banking and real estate finance. Since earning his license in 2015, Mr. Hall has been working in real estate appraisal and valuation. In addition to his work in real estate valuation, Mr. Hall is also an Adjunct Professor with the Texas A&M University System teaching Introduction to Real Estate Principles and Finance at the RELLIS campus in Bryan, Texas.

Prior to joining Bowery, Mr. Hall served as an associate with Todd Property Advisors (TPA) based in the Dallas / Fort Worth metropolitan area.  Before joining TPA in 2018 Mr. Hall worked and interned for The Kimbell Group while completing his Master of Real Estate Degree at Texas A&M University. Prior to his appraisal career, Mr. Hall spent nearly 20 years in banking and financial services serving in management and lending roles with experience in underwriting and analysis of a variety of real estate projects and transactions.  

In his valuation capacity, Mr. Hall has prepared appraisals across property types including multifamily, single and multi-tenant office buildings, industrial facilities, retail centers, mixed-use properties, senior living facilities, self-storage facilities, residential subdivision and commercial development sites.  Additionally, Mr. Hall has provided appraisal services for specialized property types including hotels and hospitality facilities, private event facilities, early childhood development centers, religious facilities, convenience stores and fuel stations, mobile home and RV parks. Furthermore, he has also provided pre-foreclosure valuations, “going concern” business valuations, and eminent domain valuations for governmental use as well as for private clients.  

Mr. Hall has experience in many geographic areas of Texas including, but not limited to, Dallas / Fort Worth, Houston, Austin, San Antonio, Longview / Tyler (East Texas), Waco, Wichita Falls, Amarillo, Midland, Odessa, and Bryan / College Station.  He has also worked in Oklahoma City, Edmund, Tulsa and Durant, Oklahoma as well as Fort Smith, Hot Springs, Harrison and Mountain Home, Arkansas.  His clients include commercial banks, credit unions, brokerage firms, attorneys and developers.  

Licenses & Qualifications

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Oklahoma

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Texas

About

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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Luke

Luke Hults

Luke Hults

Associate

Austin, Texas

Luke Hults is a Valuation Associate at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in July 2022. Mr. Hults is actively engaged in appraising a variety of commercial, mixed-use and multifamily properties in Texas.

Before joining Bowery, Mr. Hults served as a Brokerage Intern at SVN | Riverstone Commercial Real Estate in College Station, TX.

Mr. Hults graduated from Texas A&M University with a Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance and a Master of Real Estate.

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About

Matthew

Matthew Kirchner

Matthew Kirchner

Associate

Austin, Texas

Matthew Kirchner is a Valuation Associate at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in July 2022. Mr. Kirchner is actively engaged in appraising a variety of commercial, mixed-use and multifamily properties in Texas.

Before joining Bowery, Mr. Kirchner served as an Acquisition Analyst at Mill Creek Residential in Austin, TX. Prior to that, he worked as a consultant for property tax law firm Popp Hutcheson, also based in Austin, TX.

Mr. Kirchner graduated from Texas A&M University with a Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance and Master of Real Estate.

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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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About

Reza

Reza Rostamnejad

Reza Rostamnejad

Associate

Austin, Texas

Mohammadreza (Reza) Rostamnezhadcherati (Rostamnejad) is a Valuation Associate at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in July 2022. Mr. Rostamnejad is actively engaged in appraising a variety of commercial, mixed-use and multifamily properties in Texas.

Mr. Rostamnejad graduated from the University of Texas at Austin with a Bachelor of Science degree in Petroleum and Geosystems Engineering.

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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

About

Mari

Mari Sorenson, MAI

Mari Sorenson, MAI

Vice President

Seattle, Washington

Mari Sorenson is a Vice President at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in May 2022. She has worked in the commercial real estate appraisal industry for over 14 years, and has appraised a variety of property types, including retail, industrial, office, multifamily, hotel, vacant land, and special purpose facilities in Washington State. Appraisal and consulting assignments have included new and proposed construction, assemblage value, condominium sell-off, market rent arbitration, leasehold analysis, buy/sell evaluation, feasibility analysis, ground rent negotiation, litigation advisory, peer review, and eminent domain appraisal involving full and partial acquisitions and valuation of both temporary and permanent easement rights.  

Before joining Bowery, Ms. Sorenson served as a Senior Appraiser at McKee Appraisal based in Seattle.

Ms. Sorenson graduated from Cornell University in 2008 and is a member of CREW Seattle. She received the MAI designation in 2013.

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About

John

John Renehan

John Renehan

Senior Associate

Seattle, Washington

John Renehan is a Senior Associate at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in June 2022. He has worked in the real estate appraisal industry for a total of six years and has appraised all major property types in Washington, including industrial, office, retail, multifamily, vacant land, and marine properties. His experience includes assignments for new and proposed construction, market rent consulting and arbitration, and eminent domain appraisals for full and partial rights acquisitions.

Before joining Bowery, Mr. Renehan was an appraiser at McKee Appraisal in Seattle.

Licenses & Qualifications

General Certified Appraiser License, State of Washington

About

Max

Max Gassner

Max Gassner

Associate

Seattle, Washington

Max Gassner is a Valuation Associate at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in July 2022. He is actively engaged in appraising a variety of commercial, mixed-use and multifamily properties in Washington.

Before joining Bowery, Mr. Gassner served as a business development Intern at NextLevel based in Seattle, working in research and consulting.

Mr. Gassner graduated from Seattle University with Bachelor of Business Administration with a major in Finance and a minor in Entrepreneurship and Innovation.

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About

Garett

Garett Pietsch

Garett Pietsch

Associate

Seattle, Washington

Garett Pietsch is a Valuation Associate at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in July 2022. Mr. Pietsch is actively engaged in appraising a variety of commercial, mixed-use and multifamily properties in Washington.

Before joining Bowery, Mr. Pietsch worked in business operations and strategy for multiple startups based in the Seattle area, including Convoy, Possible Finance, and Boundless Immigration.

Mr. Pietsch graduated from the University of Washington with a Bachelor of Arts in Economics and a minor in History.

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About

Rishikesh

Rishikesh Prabhu

Rishikesh Prabhu

Associate

Seattle, Washington

Rishikesh (Rishi) Prabhu is a Valuation Associate at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in September 2022.Mr. Prabhu is actively engaged in appraising a variety of commercial, mixed-use, hotel and multifamily properties in Washington.

Before joining Bowery, Mr. Prabhu served as a Summer Investment Analyst at Pegasus FinInvest Global Fund in the Venture Capital division where he performed investment analysis for a variety of start-ups in the FinTech, Health Tech and EdTech sectors.

Mr. Prabhu graduated from Michigan State University in May 2022 with a master’s degree in Finance and a bachelor’s degree in Hospitality Real Estate Investment Management.

Licenses & Qualifications

Appraisers

Washington, D.C

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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Sarah

Sarah Thomasson

Sarah Thomasson

Associate

Washington, D.C.

Sarah Thomasson is a Valuation Associate at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in July 2022. Ms. Thomasson is actively engaged in appraising a variety of commercial, mixed-use and multifamily properties in Washington, DC.

Prior to joining Bowery, Ms. Thomasson worked as a Real Estate Intern at Logistics Investment Management based in Orlando, Florida.

Ms. Thomasson graduated from the University of Virginia with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics with a minor in Public Policy.

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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.

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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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Cesar

Cesar Maldonado

Cesar Maldonado

Senior Product Designer

New York, New York

Cesar has over 10 years of experience in UX, Interaction and Product Design. Before joining Bowery, he was part of the design team at B&H Photo, a mid size B2C and B2B electronics company. Cesar's professional journey has allowed him to work with a wide range like Microsoft, Unilever, Vestas, Bank of America in agencies, advertising firms and e-commerce companies. He specializes in interaction and user research to facilitate the communication between software systems and people.

Cesar holds a BFA and an ABA from Briarcliffe College and Nassau Community College, respectively. As well as certifications in Design Thinking programs from IBM. He's an avid crossfitter, hiker and gaming enthusiast. Cesar works remotely out of New York.


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Ronni

Ronni Thieman

Ronni Thieman

Senior Product Designer

New York, New York

Ronni has over a decade of design experience. She started out as a visual designer before transitioning to product design. Before joining Bowery, she worked in various sports and fitness companies, ranging from startups to larger businesses. Her experience covers mobile apps and web design.

Ronni graduated from Baruch College. Outside of work, she is a runner (handful of half-marathons), an aerialist, and a baker. She also has a good doggo named Nugget. Ronni lives and works in New York City.



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Product Development

Product

About

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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Product Development

Technology

About

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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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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Omar

Omar Sial

Omar Sial

Engineering Manager

Washington, D.C.

Omar has worked in technology for over a decade. Prior to joining Bowery, he was a Software Engineer at Capital One. Omar has worked extensively with a variety of web development technologies. He has decoupled monolithic codebases into microservices, integrated with 3rd party APIs, and modernized legacy code.

He specializes in nurturing team well-being, microservice migrations, clean code practices, and mentoring engineers.

Omar has a B.Sc in Biology from George Mason University and an MBA from Washington University in St. Louis. In his free time, Omar enjoys making music and trying new restaurants. He lives and works in the Washington DC area.

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About

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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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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About

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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About

Corey

Corey Rastetter

Corey Rastetter

Senior DevOps Engineer

Corey has worked in IT and software development for the last 26 years with stints at Microsoft, Compaq, Expedia, FTI Consulting, and Nordstrom. The most recent 12 years Corey has specialized in cloud infrastructure in both Microsoft Azure and Amazon Web Services, and software release management.

Before joining Bowery, Corey spent 3 years as a Sr. DevOps Engineer for a behavioral and cognitive assessment company supporting software build pipelines releasing into a cloud-based SaaS offering, serving customers around the globe in 70+ languages. He spent his early career building, configuring, and racking servers for Microsoft and Amazon (back when it was just an online bookstore)! Corey will claim he knows very little about a great many things, but the one thing he considers himself an expert in is troubleshooting.

Corey holds a Bachelor of Science in Information Technology from the University of Phoenix. He very much enjoys food, boating, being outdoors, and puns. Corey and his wife Tina live and work from home in Boston's south shore with their hysterical cat Caviar (she's a beautiful Russian Blue).


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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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Shuvo

Shuvo Rahman

Shuvo Rahman

Software Engineer

New York, New York

Shuvo has worked in the tech industry for 3 years. Before joining Bowery, he served as a web developer at Genworth Financial. Shuvo has worked mainly as a web developer for the policyholder online portal.

Shuvo studied Computer Science at Virginia Tech. He enjoys spending time with friends, eating, and lifting weights. He made the move from Richmond, Virginia to New York City.

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Blair

Blair Wong

Blair Wong

DevOps Engineer

Blair has worked in software for the last 7 years, 5 of those years in technology consulting, and 2 years in DevOps. Before joining Bowery, she was a site reliability engineer at a company that created cognitive and behavioral assessments. Due to her experience in technology consulting, Blair has had the opportunity to work on various types of software such as mobile and web app development, and infrastructure as code. She is a specialist in helping engineering teams increase observability and reliability in their applications.

Blair is a graduate of Purdue University. She is an avid runner, casual ultimate frisbee player, and loves to read and knit. Blair lives with her partner in the greater Boston area.


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Howard

Howard Tecun

Howard Tecun

IT Support Specialist

New York, New York

Howard has over 15 years of IT experience including 3 years in higher education and 13 years in the private sector. Before joining Bowery, Howard was IT Manager for a commercial cleaning company.

He enjoys fishing and baking. He works out of Bowery's New York office.

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Business Operations

Business Development

About

Steve

Steve Schaller

Steve Schaller

Senior Vice President, Business Development

New York, New York

Steve Schaller is the Senior Vice President of the Business Development team at Bowery. He has been the head of Business Development since he started in 2018. Steve came to Bowery after three years as the Head of Sales and Account Management at Eleven James, a luxury timepiece subscription service.

Prior to Eleven James, Steve spent four years at Goldman Sachs in the Private Wealth Management division, helping manage a portfolio of ~$3 billion for high net worth and institutional investors.

He graduated from Syracuse University with a dual degree in finance and management. In his spare time, Steve enjoys traveling, scuba diving, all things sports and food related, and spending time with his wife Ali and his dog Jax.

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David

David Savoff

David Savoff

Vice President, Business Development

New York, New York

David Savoff is the Vice President on the Business Development team. He is responsible for managing the accounts and relationships with state and national clients.

David has worked in the real estate industry for over nine years. Before starting at Bowery, he spent seven years as a Senior Manager at CBRE in the Industrial & Logistics Advisory & Transactions Services team. Here he specialized in the private lending and regional banking sector.

He studied Business Management, majoring in Real Estate & Property Development at the University of Queensland, Australia. David loves to travel, and enjoys all things sports related. He lives in Manhattan and works out of the New York City Office.

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Jillian

Jillian Estabrook

Jillian Estabrook

Marketing Director

New York, New York

Jillian Estabrook is Bowery Valuation's Director of Marketing, having joined the firm in October 2021. She has been marketing in New York for over a decade and specializes in digital marketing, building community and brand recognition. Prior to joining Bowery she lead digital marketing initiatives at ICSC and The Economist, and contributed to the marketing team at Tough Mudder.

Jillian graduated from Queen's University in Kingston, Ontario with a degree in Art History.

She loves exploring the city's restaurants and galleries, listening to live music and discovering new running routes. She lives in Brooklyn and works out of Bowery's New York City office.

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Milly

Milly Wang

Milly Wang

Valuation Client Liaison

Austin, Texas

Milly Wang is a Valuation Client Liaison on the Business Development team. She is responsible for managing the accounts and relationships with state and national clients. Milly joined Bowery Valuation in December 2019 as a Senior Associate on the valuation team, and has worked in the real estate industry for over seven years. Prior to joining Bowery, Milly was a valuer at Savills Australia based in Melbourne.

Milly studied a Bachelor of Environments, majoring in Property, followed by a Master of Property degree at the University of Melbourne. In her spare time she loves to travel, cook, and spend time with her fiancé Travis and their dog Tony. Milly works out of Bowery's Austin, Texas office.


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Larry

Larry Leger

Larry Leger

Associate Vice President, Business Development

New York, New York

Larry has experience working with all sizes of businesses ranging from bootstrapped start-ups to fortune 500 companies. Since 2020 Larry has worked within the real estate, non-profit, insurance, private equity, and healthcare industry. Prior to joining Bowery he served as a business valuation analyst in Deloitte's Risk and Financial Advisory practice serving specifically the financial services industry,

Before joining Bowery Larry performed valuation analysis for business entities, loan portfolios, and intangible assets for clients consisting of both private and publicly traded companies.

Larry is a graduate of New York University's Stern School of Business. He loves to enjoy the abundance of delicious New York City food and drink offerings, and he arguably takes his job as a fantasy football GM too seriously. He lives and works in Manhattan.

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Katie

Katie Curran

Katie Curran

Account Manager, Business Development

New York, New York

Katie joined Bowery in January of 2022 as a Account Manager on the Business Development team. Bowery is her first foray into the commercial real estate industry, having previously been a Senior Account Manager at Pitney Bowes. Katie has developed relationships and managed product and services portfolios for large business clients, and she brings this expertise to the team at Bowery.


Katie is a graduate of The College at Brockport school of Business and played college lacrosse. She enjoys traveling and has a passion for running. She works remote from the NYC office and lives in Clearwater, Florida.


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Michael

Michael O'Hara

Michael O'Hara

Account Manager, Business Development

New York, New York

Michael has worked in the New York real estate industry with over 6 years of experience in both the commercial and residential brokerage spaces. Before joining Bowery, he served as an Associate at Avison Young in their Office Leasing group.

Michael has advised clients across all sectors on commercial and residential real estate transactions. He is a specialist in business development and relationship management.

Michael is a graduate of Villanova University. He lives in New York and is an avid New York sports fan. He works out of Bowery's New York City office.






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Jaz

Jazmine Pena

Jazmine Pena

Business Operations Associate

New York, New York

Jazmine Pena is the Business Operations Associate on the Business Development team at Bowery.

Before joining Bowery she worked as an Administrative Assistant at MKP Capital Management, supporting their partners as well as the Human Resource and Investor Relations departments. Jaz has worked with high level executives and has had the opportunity to wear many different hats at her previous employers, which now allows her to be successful at Bowery Valuation on the Business Development team.

She is a graduate of the University of Scranton Kania School of Management. She loves to fill her free time with bootcamp classes, long walks to her favorite matcha tea shop and is always thinking about her next travel adventure. Her next big personal goal is to run the NYC Marathon with her mom. She lives in Hoboken, NJ and works from the New York City office.

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Business Operations

Finance

About

Harry

Harry O'Sullivan

Harry O'Sullivan

Vice President, Finance

Miami, Florida

Harry O'Sullivan is the Vice President of Finance on the Operations team at Bowery. Before joining Bowery, Harry worked at ffVC, an early-stage venture capital firm located in New York.

Harry is is a specialist in financial modeling, financial system implementation, and capital raising. At Bowery, he manages the accounting and finance department and assists in raising debt and equity capital for the company, prepare and presents at Board meetings, implements the company's CRM and ERPs, among other things.

He attended the University of Melbourne. Harry works out of the New York City office. In his spare time he is an avid golfer and skier.

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Jessica

Jessica Tso

Jessica Tso

Senior Accounting Manager

New York, New York

Jessica Tso is the  Senior Accounting Manager on the Finance team at Bowery. Jessica has over eight years of accounting experience, specializing in series seed startups and high-growth companies.

Before joining Bowery, she served as a senior accountant in an accounting firm providing accounting and financial needs to clients. She has managed several startups, working on everything from financial reporting to payroll.

Jessica is a graduate of Stony Brook University. She is an avid Broadway, restaurant, and movie goer who loves to travel the world. She currently resides in Queens.

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Renee

Renee Osborn

Renee Osborn

Financial Analyst

Renee has over eight years of accounting and finance experience across an array of industries, including two years of commercial real estate accounting. Prior to joining Bowery, she worked as the Finance Manger for e-commerce grocery start-up, GrocerKey Inc (later acquired by Point Pickup Technologies), based out of Madison, WI.

Renee has performed a wide array of both accounting and finance functions in her career including financial statement preparation & analysis, payroll, budgeting & forecasting, and client KPI monitoring. She also holds her CPA designation in the state of MN.

Renee is a graduate of Gustavus Adolphus College in St. Peter, MN with a BA in Public Accounting. She enjoys beating her loved ones at bowling, loves dogs, and never passes up an opportunity for a cocktail on a patio. She works remotely and lives just outside of the Twin Cities with her husband-to-be, Karl.

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Shannon

Shannon Rain

Shannon Rain

Accounting

Before joining Bowery, Shannon worked as an accountant with Passport Health for the past 3 years. She has worked in a variety of accounting specialties, but her main focus in her previous role was global consolidation of accounts. She is dedicated to learning as much as she can in every avenue of accounting possible.

Shannon earned her undergraduate BS of Hotel and Restaurant Management at Northern Arizona University and her graduate MS of Finance at Arizona State University. Shannon has a successful urban food garden, and she will read just about any book if given the opportunity. She works remotely and lives with her husband in Scottsdale, AZ.

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Business Operations

Operations

About

Eliot

Eliot Jenkins

Eliot Jenkins

Vice President, Operations

New York, New York

Eliot’s professional background includes over 10 years experience across strategy, operations, finance, and technology. He has worked for Goldman Sachs, BCG, and most recently, Lemonade, a leading insurtech company. During his time at Lemonade, he was head of Business Operations and led companywide strategy, special projects, and business intelligence.

Eliot graduated from the University of Chicago. He comes from the UK and continues to follow British politics, for better or worse. In his spare time he enjoys photography, travels, and great wine. Eliot lives in Brooklyn where he has been for most of the last 10 years. He works out of Bowery's New York City office.


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Conner

Conner Ferguson

Conner Ferguson

Business Intelligence Lead

Conner has been in the business intelligence / data / analytics space for over four years and has worked cross-functionally within organizations and across different data systems. Before Bowery, he worked at fairlife as their first data hire. He strived to empower supply chain and operations teams with the power to ask and answer their own questions through the delivery of data, analytics, and self-service capabilities.

Conner has worked on a variety of projects in his 'data' life. He's built out an entire analytics solution from scratch, been the sole data resource during a 1.5 year ERP implementation, and built out analytics to support the operations team during COVID / supply shortages. He specializes in helping young companies dip their toes in the analytics waters.

Conner received his MBA from Indiana University Bloomington with a focus on Supply Chain and Business Analytics. When not parenting, he loves devouring books, building mechanical keyboards, going to metal concerts and playing the guitar (below averagely). He lives in Phoenix, AZ with his family.

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Russell

Russell Kho

Russell Kho

Operations Lead

New York, New York

Russell Kho is an Operations Lead at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in November 2019. He has experience appraising development sites, multifamily, mixed-use, industrial and retail properties in New York, New Jersey, Connecticut, Texas and Florida.

Prior to joining Bowery, Mr. Kho had previous experience as a Commodities Trading Analyst for Vitol and as an Investigation Officer for the Singapore Armed Forces.

Mr. Kho graduated from Georgetown University with a BA in Economics.


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Claire

Claire Lewin

Claire Lewin

Operations Lead

New York, New York

Claire started her career at Deloitte in the consulting practice where she specialized in large scale healthcare M&A deals. After a few years at Deloitte, Claire joined the Business Operations team at Amwell where she was responsible for leading special projects, supporting company-wide strategy, and overseeing M&A activity. Claire has experience working on deals in various phases of the M&A lifecycle including due diligence and post-integration support.

Claire graduated from Northwestern University. In her spare time, Claire enjoys traveling, listening to podcasts, and spending time with family. She works and lives in New York City.

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Shija

Shija Mohamad

Shija Mohamad

Operations Lead

New York, New York

Shija has worked in the real estate fintech space for over four years. Before joining Bowery, Shija was a senior associate at Better.com's revenue operations team  where he led volume management. He worked on a wide variety of projects which included multifamily home acquisitions and optimizing work flows.

Shija graduated from the National University of Singapore with a major in Finance and a minor in Real Estate. When he is not working, you can see him playing soccer or exploring different food cuisines. He lives in Bushwick with his college mates from SIngapore, and works out of the New York City office.

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Business Operations

People

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Erin

Erin Henkemeyer

Erin Henkemeyer

Recruiter

Erin has been in Human Resources for over twelve years and has been on the Recruiting side for the past ten years. Before joining Bowery, Erin worked for a large healthcare organization in St. Louis, MO. After that she joined two different tech startup companies as a Recruiter.

Erin also did a variety of HR functions within those organizations. She is a specialist at Recruiting within the Healthcare and Tech industries. Erin prides herself on creating outstanding candidate experience.

Erin is a 2011 graduate of Iowa State University in Ames, Iowa. She is an accomplished home cook and almost went to culinary school before switching paths. Erin is also a donut fanatic and cannot say no to a donut! She lives in Carver, Minnesota just outside of Minneapolis with her husband, Jake, their young son, Rhett and their beloved hound/shepherd mix, Boone.

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Kathryn

Kathryn Ocampo-Smith

Kathryn Ocampo-Smith

Senior Recruiter

New York, New York

Kathryn has worked in various recruitment roles for over 10 years across industries such as pharmaceuticals and financial services. Before joining Bowery, she recruited for a high growth nonprofit education organization based in New York City.

Kathryn has managed talent acquisition for Fortune 500 client portfolios at a local and global scale, created process improvements for recruiting operations, and designed and hosted various types of events (recruiting, networking, new hire orientations).

Kathryn holds a Bachelor's degree from Fordham University. She enjoys traveling the world, spending quality time with her husband, and trying out new (and spicy) cuisines. She works out of the New York City office.

Licenses & Qualifications

About

Emma

Emma Harries

Emma Harries

HR Generalist

Prior to working at Bowery Emma was an International Business and Economics student at Ithaca College, graduating in May of 2021. Formerly, Emma was a ski instructor and a member of her college's club equestrian team.

Emma currently lives in Manhattan having recently moved from Montreal.



Licenses & Qualifications

Business Operations

Valuation Operations

About

Eric

Eric Hix

Eric Hix

Licensed Inspector

Palm Beach, Florida

Eric Hix is a Licensed Inspector at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in May 2022. He has worked in the real estate appraisal industry for 10 years. He has extensive research skills and has appraised a wide variety of properties in Florida. In addition, he has worked on permits and inspections for both Martin and Palm Beach County Property Appraiser’s offices.

Before joining Bowery, Mr. Hix served as an Analyst with Integra Realty  Resources, a Junior Appraiser at Cushman & Wakefield, and Data Collector at both Martin and Palm Beach County Property Appraiser’s Offices in Florida.

Licenses & Qualifications

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Florida

About

Vito

Vito Scalesi

Vito Scalesi

Licensed Inspector

New York, New York

Vito has been appraising commercial properties in the NY metropolitan area for over twenty years. Since 2011 Vito has worked as a Commercial Reviewer Appraiser in the Banking sector, primarily for Astoria Bank.

Before joining Bowery Valuation, Vito worked for Hanover Bank and previously for Flushing Bank as a Review Appraiser, as well as being self-employed with American Valuation & Real Estate Services, Inc. Over the years, Vito has appraiser a variety of commercial assets including, multifamily properties, mixed-use type properties, retail, office, industrial, warehouse and real estate portfolios. Vito specializes in multifamily and mixed-use type properties. Clients included local and national banks, attorneys and real estate developers and investors.

Vito is an avid photographer and loves to adventure in the great outdoors. Vito lives with his wife in Oakdale, New York, on the south shore of Long Island.

Licenses & Qualifications

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of New York

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Connecticut

About

David

David Rochkind

David Rochkind

Valuation Specialist

David Rochkind is aValuation Specialist at Bowery Valuation who joined the firm in August 2022. Hehas worked in the real estate appraisal industry for 8 years. He has extensiveresearch skills and has appraised a wide variety of properties in Pennsylvaniaand New Jersey. In addition, he has worked on permits and inspections for avariety of residential construction projects.

Before joiningBowery, Mr. Rochkind served as a Certified General Appraiser with Newmark andMid-Atlantic Valuation Group, following a 30 year career in military and commerciallogistics.

Licenses & Qualifications

Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, Maryland

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