Dr. Baker is a member of the International Society of Appraisers (ISA) and as such must adhere to the most rigorous standards in the appraisal community. The ISA trains appraisers with the most comprehensive personal property appraisal education program in America. As an ISA educated appraiser, Dr. Baker is well equipped to give an accurate and complete appraisal that will stand up in court, if necessary. Dr. Baker’s experience is backed with 25 years in the appraisal industry and extensive and broad exposure to a wide variety of business and appraisal situations including determining value in cases of divorce, collateral assessment for banks, insurance for asset protection, casualty loss cases, estate settlements, estate probates, business liquidation or advice on point of sale purchases such as estate sales, or auction sales. His client list is extensive and includes a famous colonel in the Marine Corp, celebrities such as Laura Branigan and Michael Jackson, corporations such as TDK, and thousands of others.
As an ISA member, he was required to pass core courses on appraisal principles, ethics, and report writing before earning a designation.