Get to Know Us

 Our Team


Doug Brown

Staff Appraiser/ Partner

A seasoned appraisal veteran, Doug has trained over 20 licensed appraisers over his 30+ years of appraisal experience. Formerly the District Director of a large bank, Doug has a wide range of appraisal knowledge to draw from. Doug is an award-winning theater set builder and licensed minister. Doug lives with his wife in Walnut Creek. 


Kyle Paquin

Staff Appraiser/ Partner

Kyle is a Certified Residential Appraiser and a Designated Member of the National Association of Real Estate Appraisers (NAA). Kyle is also a member instructor at the East Bay Chapter of the REAA(Real Estate Appraiser Association) where he teaches courses on ADU valuation and appraiser training. In his free time, Kyle manages and occasionally hosts a Dungeons & Dragons podcast called, "The Lazy Bardcast." Kyle lives with his wife and child in Benicia.

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Future Trainee

We plan on hiring a trainee appraiser sometime next year. 

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