Apprise by Walker & Dunlop has expanded its reach in the Western region with the addition of Managing Director Aaron DeCollibus, Senior Director Nikolas Rieser and Associate Director Jared Nelson. DeCollibus and Nelson are based in Seattle, and Rieser is based in Phoenix. The team will support Jacinto Munoz, Apprise’s West Coast lead and head of national strategy and compliance, in growing the firm’s commercial real estate appraisal capabilities.
“With Aaron, Nikolas and Jared joining our team, Apprise continues to provide regional support for our client base by increasing our experts on the ground,” says Munoz. “Their proven expertise and deep valuation knowledge perfectly align with our company’s mission of backing our transformative technology with the best appraisers in the business.”
DeCollibus is a designated member of the Appraisal Institute as well as a designated commercial review appraiser, and he previously worked for commercial real estate appraisal firms Atlus Group and CJM Investment Property Advisors. Nelson gained significant valuation experience at CJM Investment Property Advisors before joining Apprise and holds a certified general appraiser license in Washington State. Rieser joins Apprise from Valbridge Property Advisors in Phoenix and is recognized as a designated member of the Appraisal Institute.
Lisa Brown has decades of experience in corporate communications and marketing management with organizations including Coldwell Banker Residential, Grubb & Ellis, Marcus & Millichap, NAIOP, SIOR and ALM.
In those positions, she worked in conjunction with chief executive officers and chief marketing officers to create corporate messaging, cohesive branding standards, strategic marketing plans and thought pieces. Brown is a frequent speaker at industry events and an editing adjunct professor for an online course. She has a master’s degree in mass communications from San Jose State University.