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PhD from Oklahoma State University, Mechanical Engineering degree from Youngstown State University, and MBA from Carnegie Mellon.

Additional Professional Accreditations Received
ASA (Accredited Senior Appraiser) - American Society of Appraisers, CVA (Certified Valuation Analyst) - National Association of Certified Valuators and Analysts, CBI (Certified Business Intermediary) - International Business Brokers Association, and CEPA (Certified Exit Planning Advisor) - Exit Planning Institute.
Businesses Founded
Equipment Appraisal Services (, Business Valuation Specialists (, and Confidential Business Sale, Inc.
Past Business Corporate and Government Clients
Provided appraisal reports for government agencies, privately-held companies, and public companies such as: Acceleron Pharma (NASDAQ: XLRN), Apogee Enterprises, Inc. (NASDAQ: APOG), Barnes Group Inc. (NYSE: B), CITGO Corporation, The Commonwealths of Kentucky & Pennsylvania, Fluor Corporation (NYSE: FLR), Holcim, Johnson Controls, Inc. (NYSE: JCI), Kohler Co., Magneti Marelli, Marvell Semiconductor (NASDAQ: MRVL), New York Power Authority, Robert Bosch LLC, MAN Diesel & Turbo, Miba AG, Nucor Corporation (NYSE: NUE), TE Connectivity Ltd. (NYSE: TEL), The Ohio Department of Transportation and many others

Past Business Banking and Insurance Clients
Partial list of current/past lender and insurance company clients: Atlantic Coast Bank, Bank of Missouri, Bank of Montana, Bank of Oklahoma, Bank of the Panhandle, Bank of the West, BB&T, BBVA Compass, Business First Bank, Celtic Bank, Champaign Bank, Citizens Bank, City National Bank, Commonwealth Business Bank, CSB Bank, Enterprise Bank, Erie Insurance, Extraco Bank, First Bank, First Farmers, First National Bank, First National Bank of Minnesota, First Nations Bank, FirstMerit Equipment Finance, Franklin Synergy Bank, Georgia Banking Company, Great Southern Bank, Heartland Bank, Home Savings Bank, InterBank, Kish Bank, Lake Area Bank, Lorain National Bank, Mainland Bank, MidSouth Bank, Mutual of Omaha Bank, National Credit Union Administration, Nationwide Insurance, NOA Bank, NorthStar Bank, Northwest Community Bank, Northwest Savings Bank, Peoples Bank, PNC Bank, RBS Citizens, Regions Bank, Republic Bank, Security Federal Bank, ServisFirst Bank, TDBank, Tennessee Farmers Mutual Insurance Company, The Citizens Bank, The Huntington National Bank, The National Bank, U.S. Bank, Union Bank, USAmeriBank, Vectra Bank, Wells Fargo, Zions, Zurich N.A. as well as others
Partial List of Manufacturing and Distribution Companies Sold
• Metal Stamping Operation 
• Beverage Manufacturer / Food Processor 
• Material Handling Equipment Distributor 
• Custom Wood Products Manufacturer 
• Precision Machining & Grinding 
• Granite Countertop Manufacturer 
• Chemical Products Distributor 
• Aftermarket Automotive Restyling Specialist 
• Hardwood Flooring Supplies Distributor 
• Chocolate Manufacturer 
• Industrial Products Distributor 
• Aluminum Fabricator 
• Prototype Manufacturer 
• Foundry & Machine Shop 

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