Rich has 30 years’ experience in assisting clients in appraising, purchasing, selling and financing businesses and commercial real estate. He is a certified general appraiser, licensed broker, and has earned the Certified Senior Business Analyst designation from the Society of Business Analysts and also the Certified Machinery & Equipment Appraiser from the National Equipment & Business Broker Institute. Rich is a member of national professional organizations in business brokerage, appraisal and realty. His business background includes 15 years as an Executive Officer with regional banking organizations plus serving as State President of Risk Management Association. Rich has owned and served as president of Ellefson Appraisal, Inc. & The Ellefson Group since 1992. Rich has a B.A. in Business Administration and a M.B.A. in Finance.
Emily Fisher is a Wisconsin Licensed Appraiser and Real Estate Salesperson. Emily Fisher has been employed with EG Valuation, Inc., f/k/a Ellefson Appraisal, Inc. since 2007. Her appraisal duties include research of comparable sales and comparable rental information, preparing market and economic condition reports, and community descriptions, filling residential and land appraisal forms, typing narrative and commercial reports, and accompanying appraisers during site inspections. She is a member of The National Association of Realtors®, The Wisconsin Realtors® Association, and The National Equipment & Business Broker Institute. Emily has a B.S. from U.W. Eau Claire and has completed the McKissock Appraisal Education Program.