Mark is an accredited appraiser within the Appraisal Institute of Canada and, in addition to being President for the provincial association, is an active volunteer on the AIC Edmonton Member Liaison Committee (MLC) who promotes the Appraisal Institute of Canada in Edmonton and assists members through the provision of local events.
Mark’s initial interest in Real Estate was sparked while attending Lethbridge Community College and working as a Realtor for a local brokerage. Mark continued working as a Realtor throughout his time in University and was a member of both the Edmonton and Lethbridge Real Estate Boards. Professionally, Mark has worked in various capacities of the Valuation profession. As a fee appraiser with Bourgeois & Company, Mark completed full narrative appraisal assignments on a range of IC&I property types while working towards his AACI, P. App., designation, which he earned in 2014. In 2017, Mark left the Valuations department of Public Works and Government Services Canada (PWGSC) and now works as a Senior Advisor for Bourgeois, Brooke Chin Associates.