CNAREA 25TH ANNIVERSARY CONVENTION – Convention full – Registration closed

May 31, 2017 – June 3, 2017

Parksville, BC


Nomination Form

Proxy Form







This year six (6) positions for Director are open on the Board of Directors with 8 members currently nominated. The election will take place on June 2, 2017, during the Annual General Meeting. The position of President is not being voted on this year, our current President, Jim Carty will be beginning the second year of a two year term.

The President will appoint a Vice President, a Treasurer, and a Secretary from the elected Directors, following the AGM, at the Annual Board of Directors Meeting.

All nominees, together with a brief bio will be posted under Coming Events up to and including May 27, 2017. After that date they will not be included on this page. However, nominations will be accepted up to and including June 2, 2017, during the Annual General Meeting. Nominations can be submitted to the Administration Office using the proper “nomination form”.  Nominations will also be accepted from the floor at the AGM.


Robert Fraser




Nominating Committee






Michel Beaudoin

DAR Certified Appraisal Reviewer, Certified Instructor

Michel has been a member since 2005 and presently operates a large appraisal services company in the Montreal area. He has served as Director since 2012 and is one of the present Vice Presidents of CNAREA. He is also Chair of the Quebec Affairs Ad Hoc Committee and further serves on the Professional Standards Committee. He has been directly involved with the development of the CNAREA contract with the ATEFQ and has been an important part of the acceptance of CNAREA courses with the CEGEP Colleges in Quebec. He was awarded Member of the Year in 2013.



Brad Cable


DAR Certified Appraisal Reviewer

Brad Cable is a DAR and Certified Appraisal Reviewer.  As a member of CNAREA since 2010, Brad operates Great West Appraisal with appraisers servicing Southern British Columbia and the Rocky Mountains of Alberta.  Brad also owns appRazr, a mobile application that combines order management and site data collection.  Brad has been a CNAREA board member since 2016.






Johnathan Carty


Johnathan joined CNAREA in 2011 and is a DAR / Certified Appraisal Reviewer with CNAREA working on his Instructors Certification while serving as National Secretary on your Board of Directors. He is also a Personal Property Appraiser with the Canadian Personal Property Appraiser Group. He has been working with Carty Appraisals based in Winchester Ontario for the past 5 years covering most of Eastern Ontario. He has extensive experience was in the banking world, home renovation industry, sales / international marketing and distribution.





Stefan Epstein

DAR Certified Appraisal Reviewer, Certified Instructor



Robert MacDonald

DAR Certified Appraisal Reviewer, Certified Instructor 

Rob Joined CNAREA in 2008. He was elected to the Board of Directors in 2014 and was appointed National Secretary for 2105/2016. He became the Chief Executive Officer of CNAREA in 2107. He also serves on the Membership & Admissions Committee and the Education Committee. He is a Certified Instructor and teaches a variety of CNAREA courses.




Louise McGee

DAR Certified Appraisal Reviewer

Louise owns and operates Palmer Appraisals Ltd., a residential property appraisal company headquartered in Victoria, BC opened by her father more than 25 years ago. Louise bought the family business from him when he retired 15 years ago. With 18 years’ experience, she oversees a contract staff of 5 appraisers covering much of Vancouver Island, focusing on exceptional customer service and quality reporting.

Louise is married with two children and is active in the Victoria business community and in the arts and local sports as a ballet and soccer mom.




Robert Ouimet

DAR Certified Appraisal Reviewer, Certified Instructor

Robert is from Brossard QC.  Having an interest in architecture, construction and market value of buildings inspired Robert to become an appraiser 1979. Today, Robert and is owns and operates an appraisal company that provides services in the Montreal and Quebec City areas. Robert in an active participant in this industry as well, having been a member of CNAREA and multiple associations for many years. He is also dedicated to sharing is knowledge, giving his time to teach and train students wanting to pursue and appraisal career.  He has authored a CNAREA course and has been instrumental in the process of gaining acceptance of CNAREA courses with the CEGEP’s in Quebec. He was also a critically important part of the Association’s contract with the ATEFQ and was awarded Member of the Year in 2013.




Andre Paris

DAR Certified Appraisal Reviewer