Certified Residential appraisal licenses in the states of Michigan and Florida and Michigan real estate broker’s license. (IFA-S) through the National Association of Independent Fee Appraisers and an RAA designation through the NAR. Real estate appraisal experience began in 1973 Business affiliations include the Greater Kalamazoo Association of REALTORS; the Michigan Association of REALTORS; and the National Association of REALTORS. Greater Kalamazoo Association REALTOR of the Year in 1999/2000; elected to the Board of Directors in 1992.State of Michigan approved through the Michigan Real Estate Academy in Kalamazoo. Appointed to the Michigan Council of Real Estate Appraisers in 2006 Chairman in 2009. In 2009, Marty was appointed to the NAR Appraisal Committee; has participated in the two NAR Valuation Summits and currently serves on the NAR Valuation Policy and Structure Workgroup.