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October 17 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

You’re Invited to the (SCA) Society of Chief Appraisers & Credit Officers Symposium in New York

“Maintaining Valuation Integrity”

Valuation Professionals Leadership Tools & Strategies for Compliance & Best Practices

Wednesday, October 17th 2018
Location: NYU Schack, 11 West 42nd St., Room 421, New York, NY 10036
Program: 8:00am – 5:00pm
Early arrival for parking, check‐in, sign-ins and breakfast.

No Cost to Attendees

Thanks to our following supporters:  NYU, Hospitality Valuation Services (HVS), AXIS AMC, Hopkins Appraisal Services, Partner Engineering & Science, Inc., Rockport VAL, LRES Corporation, Greer Advisors LLC, RealWired! – YouConnect, L-CAM (Review Specialists).

No Cost to Attendees


Fee Appraiser Guests Require Pre-Approval – CLICK HERE

ADVISE: Seating is limited and DEADLINE to Register is October 8th

Attendees share common experiences, review regulatory requirements, discuss compliance and support each other’s growth and advancement of the appraisal industry.

Who should attend?
  • Chief Appraisers and Staff
  • Appraisal Review Managers & Staff
  • Chief Rick/Credit Officers & Staff
  • Market Risk Specialists
  • Audit & Compliance Officers
  • Environmental Risk Officers
  • Underwriters
  • Loan Officers & Senior Management
  • Richard Rawson, FDIC, MAI, Appraisal Review
    Specialist, FDIC Banks
  • Bob Parson, MAI, former Senior Appraisal Policy
    Advisor, Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC)
  • Tips for managing an effective valuation department
  • Evals & Reviews – Abused, mishandled and confusing
  • Exam Findings – Examiner’s most common deficiencies
  • Powerful Force – Impact efficiency ratios and bring big value
  • Is it time for a Chief Valuation/Collateral Risk Officer?
  • Local market opportunities/risks: Where are we in the cycle?
  • Regulatory concerns of third‐party management
  • Federal Exam Prep: Checklists, Hot Buttons, Errors
  • Updates on Commercial Real Estate Markets
  • CRE threshold lifted to $500,000
  • Vital economic data for credit and risk
  • Valuation of Specialty CRE ‐ Hotels & Gas Stations
  • The case for valuation professionals in financial institutions to unite
  • Leverage data and systems to reduce risk and drive profits
  • Attracting the next generation (Education)
  • Commercial Real Estate Lending Standards
  • Construction Due Diligence & Monitoring
  • Apartment Feasibility & Risk
  • Examination Preparation – most common errors to avoid, hot examiners’ issues, variability in bank appraisal exams
  • San Francisco CRE Market Update
  • Residential AVMs – ready now for prime time?
  • Hospitality, Restaurants, Franchises, Trends
  • Red Flags & Risks, Appraisal Management & Review Training for Appraisers & Credit Officers

No Cost to Attendees


Fee Appraiser Guests Require Pre-Approval – CLICK HERE

ADVISE: Seating is limited and DEADLINE to Register is October 8th


Symposium Coordinators:

Stewart Heller, Founder, SCA, 510.816.2974, StewHeller@societyofchiefappraisers.org

Everett Allen Greer, MAI, FRICS, AI‐GRS, Co-Founder, Greer Advisors LLC, 213.985.3800, EAG@GreerAdvisors.com

Brenda Dohring Hicks, MAI, CEO, RealWired!, Strategic National Sponsor, 813.349.5640 Brenda@realwired.com

Robert Bruce Landis, Review Specialist, L-CAM,
708.613.4157 Rlandis@L-CAM.com

Frederick A. McDonald, Jr., MRICS, Vice President, Popular Bank,
212.445.1883 FMcDonald@Popular.com

Leo Tavera, Vice President, Risk Management Officer, First National Bank of Long Island
516.671.4901×7463 Leonardo.Tavera@fnbli.com

Mike Pratico, Jr., CCIM, Chief Appraisal Officer, Columbia Bank
201.794.4386 MPratico@ColumbiaBankOnline.com

Chuck Beyer, MAI, SRA, AI-GRS, Investors Bank
973.924.2922 CBeyer@InvestorsBank.com


October 17
8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Event Category:


NYU Schack
11 West 42nd Street
New York City, NY 10036
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