Board

REAA Sacramento Board of Directors

Founded 2009

 

From left: Xavier Escareno, Ken Hunsinger, Bill McKnight, Joe Lynch, Bob Campbell, Andrea Silva, Marla, Smotherman, Brian Melsheimer, Rob Perez, Jeff Hall, Gary Muma 
Not Photoed: Ryan Lundquist, Alexis Grey

2020 Officers

Rob Perez
President

robperez@digitalvaluation.com
dvsappraisals.com
(916) 780-5959

Rob has been involved in the appraisal industry since 1998. He began his career as an appraisal assistant while he was in college working towards his business degree. When he moved to California after graduation, he went to work with his computer networking knowledge for a startup appraisal company that grew nationwide. He serves his fellow appraisal colleagues on the corporate board for the Real Estate Appraiser Association as Treasurer. He welcomes opportunities to speak on residential appraisal topics. Personally, he has served his community through involvement in local volunteer groups.

Brian Melsheimer
Vice President

brian@snappraisal.com
snappraisal.com
(530) 632-3428

Brian is a Certified Real Estate Appraiser and owner of Sierra Nevada Appraisal Group in Grass Valley, CA.  He attended Sonoma State University, earning a B.S. degree in Economics with an emphasis in Microeconomics and Econometrics.  Brian began as an appraisal trainee in 2003, becoming licensed in 2005.  His passion and knack for the business grew and he worked his way to a Certified Residential Appraisal License in 2006.  He became FHA Certified in 2008 and obtained a position on the VA Appraisal panel in 2016.  When he's not appraising, Brian enjoys backpacking, hiking, woodworking, and spending time with his family and golden retriever, Pliny.

Alexis Grey
Secretary

placerappraisal.com
(916) 396-2664

Alexis is a third-generation real estate professional with 15 years experience in real property valuation. Her appraisal background intersects with related fields of design, historical preservation and realty sales. She completed her undergraduate studies at UC Davis in Interior Architecture and has experience in space planning and programming for commercial and institutional buildings. Alexis also holds a CA Real Estate Broker license. Her current focus in real estate involves complex rural properties in the Sierra Foothill region. Favorite pastimes include hiking, learning, cooking and Kundalini yoga.

Xavier Escareno
Treasurer

xreno2073@gmail.com
(916) 425-2073

Xavier is a certified appraiser who was born in Woodland and grew up in St Helena. The wine business didn’t interest him and after college he enlisted in the Air Force where he spent six years. He has been appraising for 16 years. He enjoys woodworking, golf and family time. He loves to travel and visits Mexico and Hawaii as often as possible.

 

Board of Directors

  Email Work # Website
Bob Campbell Bob@GraniteAppraisals.com (916) 989-3144  
Lola Gomes lgappraisals@comcast.net (916) 595-2012  
Jeffrey Hall reaprsr@gmail.com (530) 432-6370  
Ken Hunsinger ken@appraisalclass.com (916) 482-1110 http://www.appraisalclass.com/
Vicki Keeler measureit@earthlink.net (916) 988-9442  
Ryan Lundquist (916) 595-3735 http://sacramentoappraisalblog.com/
Joe Lynch joemlynch2112@gmail.com (530) 304-8471 http://josephlynchappraisal.com/
Bill McKnight bill@appraisalace.net (916) 743-7085 http://appraisalace.net/
Gary Muma gary@calhomeappraisals.com (916) 521-5949 https://calhomeappraisals.com/
Amy Parker amy@appraiseittoday.com (916) 769-9172 https://appraiseittoday.com/
Marla Smotherman hisappraisals@gmail.com (916) 719-9891  

Committees & Chairpersons

Budget Committee

Chairperson: Xavier Escareno

Members: Rob Perez, Joe Lynch

Corporate Relations Committee

Chairperson: Bill McKnight

Members: Joe Lynch, Rob Perez

Education & Programs Committee

Chairperson: Bill McKnight

Members: Sacramento Chapter Board Members

Facilities and Reservations

Chairperson: Lola Gomes

Members: Marla Smotherman, Joe Lynch

Marketing and Benefits

Chairperson: Gary Muma

Members: Ryan Lundquist, Jeff Hall, Brian Melsheimer

Member Relations

Chairperson: Marla Smotherman

Members: Alexis Grey, Amy Parker, Lola Gomes, Vicki Keeler

Membership and Elections

Chairperson: Bob Campbell

Members: Jeff Hall, Xavier Escareno

Political Action Committee

Chairperson: Bill McKnight

Members: Ken Hunsinger, Brian Melsheimer

Strategic Planning

Chairperson: Rob Perez

Members: Bill McKnight, Rob Perez, Joe Lynch

Web Site and Eventbrite Committee

Chairperson: Joe Luynch

Members: Xavier Escareno, Brian Melsheimer, Bill McKnight

 

Glen, Rob, Bill and Xavier after a board meeting

Group at House of Oliver, December Strategy Planning Meeting

  

              Rob and Xavier                                                   Brian, Bob and Ryan

 

Joe, Bill and Alexis                                                  Bill, Bob and Joe

 

                      Rob being Rob