Knowledge. Experience. Integrity.

The MAI, SRPA, SRA, AI-GRS and AI-RRS designations represent advanced knowledge. They stand for years of proven, real-life real estate valuation experience. And they always mean a commitment to strict professional ethics and standards.

Why become a Designated member?

Enhance your career earnings potential
Enjoy premium exposure in the Find an Appraiser directory.
Elevate your career into the upper echelon of valuation experts.
Achieve Designated membership through the Candidate for Designation program.

Why become a Candidate for Designation?

Dedicated advisors to help Candidates on their journey to designation;
Program support from your local chapter; and
Structured timelines with milestones to help keep you on track.

How AI promotes its Designated members

The Appraisal Institute continually invests enormous time, money and effort in promoting its designations – and its Designated members – to appraisers’ potential clients. AI is committed to ensuring that the valuation profession, the real estate industry and clients in a wide range of other professions are well aware that AI’s Designated members exemplify “the best of the best.”

Newly Designated Members


Yue Wang, MAI
Gazelle Raye Wichner, MAI, AI-GRS
Molly W. Alford, MAI, AI-GRS
Shawn C. Noblin, MAI, SRA
Jeffrey Colton, MAI
Robert J. Willette, MAI
Allen Bergstrom, MAL, AI-GRS


Thomas D. Stringer, MAI, AI-GRS
Jay A. Monroe, MAI
Robert A. Ohana, Jr., MAI, AI-GRS
Sharon A. Steele, SRA, AI-RRS
Edward A. Dunbar, MAI, AI-GRS
Roy Kim, MAI, AI-GRS
Anthony Sungil Shin, SRA
Leo Kao, MAI
Kirsten Huimin Smiley, MAI


Jin Park, AI-GRS
Paul G Kent, MAI
Jun Y. Chung, MAI
Chris T. Kim, MAI, AI-GRS
Steven M. Botts, MAI, AI-GRS
Steven Charles Kerhart, MAI, AI-GRS
Paul T. Muscente, MAI, AI-GRS
Thomas J. Dwyer, Jr., MAI, AI-GRS
Kevin P. McAtee, MAI, AI-GRS
Daniel P. Brandlin, SRA
Robert Dunatov, MAI
Larry H. Johnson, MAI, AI-GRS
Christina H. Acevedo, MAI, AI-GRS
Cristina S. Tilson, AI-GRS
Chris T. Kim, MAI
Lynette Bartlomain, MAI, SRA, AI-GRS, AI-RRS