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SEATTLE – Union Square Building 2 Downtown

May 3, 2018 @ 8:30 am - 5:00 pm

You’re Invited to the SEATTLE Credit and Valuation Officers Leadership Meeting.

(SCA) Society of Chief Appraisers in partnership with The Puget Sound RMA Chapter

Thursday, May 3, 2018
Program: 8:15am – 5:00pm
Early arrival by 8:00am for parking, check‐in and breakfast.

Union Square Building 2 Downtown
600 University Street
Seattle, WA 98101
No cost to attendees, Thanks to our National Sponsors: AXIS AMC, Hospitality Valuation Services (HVS), Rockport VAL, Greer Advisors LLC, Hopkins Appraisal Services, Partner Engineering & Science, Inc., LRES Corporation, RealWired! – YouConnect, L-CAM (Review Specialists) and additional support from Exactbid, bank real estate attorneys, appraisal review specialists and policy/compliance advisors.

Conference Room Courtesy of the Home Street Bank Appraisal Department.


Fee Appraiser Guests Require Pre-Approval – CLICK HERE

ADVISE: Seating is limited and DEADLINE to Register is April 23rd.
This program is valuable enough to take a day out of your busy schedule. The day will include a (TBD) 3-hour Examiners Panel (FDIC, OCC, FRB) to prepare you for your next federal examination, and which will qualify for 3-hours BREA CE credit.

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 Credit Officers
  • Market Risk Specialists
  • Audit & Compliance Officers
  • Environmental Risk Officers
  • Underwriters
  • Loan Officers & Senior Management


EXAMINERS PANEL – 3 hours of free state CE License Renewal Credit:
  • Robert L. Parson, former Senior Appraisal Policy Advisor, Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC)
  • Richard Rawson, FDIC, MAI, Appraisal Review Specialist, FDIC Banks
  • Ron Pavlick, Senior Risk Specialist, Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco


  • Latest 2017‐2018 Trends + 5 Year Future Predictions by Co‐Star Economists, including prediction of next Recession Coming
  • Current & Future Trends in Environmental Law, Loss Prevention
  • Current Trends & Future Predictions in Residential Markets
  • Bank Advisors: Future Safety & Soundness Planning, & Reviews
  • What appraisal independence means and extent of non-compliance
  • Appropriate selection of approved outsourced appraisers or evaluators
  • Most common errors from recent examinations
  • USPAP understood as part of the regulatory scheme?
  • Final Bank Examination Report – Appraisal process errors presented to senior management; Matters requiring attention (MRI) and Matters requiring immediate attention (MRIA) and consequences of not following corrective recommendations and impact on bank’s overall rating
  • Impact on Bank Overall Rating by Appraisal/Evaluations Examination Findings
  • Common deficiencies and correct processes in Outsource Appraisal Due Diligence including reviews
  • Need for more training of Bank Examiners in Real Estate Collateral Issues


Fee Appraiser Guests Require Pre-Approval – CLICK HERE


Program Coordinators:

Stewart Heller, Founder, SCA, 510.816.2974, [email protected]

Alan Greer, Co-Founder, MAI, FRICS, AI-GRS, Greer Advisors LLC, 213.985.3700 [email protected]

Brenda Dohring Hicks, MAI, CEO, RealWired!, 813.349.5640 [email protected]

Justin Slack, Commercial Appraisal Manager, HomeStreet Bank, 206.264.4259 [email protected]

Lori Milton, RMA Education Chair, 206.577.1422 [email protected]

John Huey, RMA Vice President and Speaker, [email protected]

Scott Adams, MAI, AI-GRS, Chief Commercial Appraiser, Umpqua Bank, 425.602-1267 [email protected]



May 3, 2018
8:30 am - 5:00 pm
Event Category:


Union Square Building 2 – Seattle WA
600 University Street
Seattle, WA 98101 United States
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