1. Certified Internal Auditor
  2. American Society of Appraisers (ASA)
  3. Institute of Internal Auditors (Member)
  4. AQB Certified USPAP Instructor


  1. Certified Public Accountant (CA)
  2. Certified General Real Estate Appraiser (CA)
  3. Licensed Real Estate Broker (CA)
  4. Institute of Business Appraisers (Member)


Golden Gate University, San Francisco, CA – Master of Science in Real Estate              12/1987

San Francisco State University, San Francisco, CA – MBA Finance & Accounting          12/1982

Bradley University, Peoria, IL – Bachelors of Arts Speech, History & Political Science      01/1971


Trebia Valuation Group, LLC, Hayward, CA - Owner                                                      2012 to Date
Valuation of real estate. Appraised 150 hotels, motels, and SRO’s in the past 3 years statewide.

Confidential                                                                                                                        2006 to Date
Multi-disciplinary estate valuations for heirs and beneficiaries throughout California.

Tri Valley Appraisal, San Ramon, CA - Owner                                                                 1996 to 2012
Real estate and business appraisals &reviews for litigation, partial interests, FLP’s, LLC’s etc.

Grubb & Ellis, San Francisco, CA - Senior Internal Auditor                                           1995 to 1996
Commercial brokerage operational audits. Reviewed $2 billion in sales & lease transactions.

Koeppel Tener Rigardi, New York, NY - Staff Appraiser                                                 1990 to 1991
Valuation of real estate in the Tri-State area including Freddie Mac apartment foreclosures work

Enterprise Appraisal, Wayne, PA - Business Appraiser                                                 1988 to 1990
Valued over $3 billion in assets including oil refineries, patents, trade names, & goodwill.

Mercury Savings & Loan, Cupertino, PA – Residential Appraiser                                 1985 to 1987
FNMA appraisals for 1 to 4 unit properties. Territory included many Bay Area Counties.

Pannell, Kerr Foster, San Francisco, CA – Audit Senior                                                1983 to 1984
Planned financial audits of hotels & real estate Ltd partnerships including SF Hilton & Fairmont

Price Waterhouse, San Francisco, CA – Staff Accountant                                            1982 to 1983
Audits of Fortune 500 companies: Chevron, Hewlett Packard, Memorex, Sprint, Saga Corp.