Qualifications of Brenda Nielson Pierce
SRA Senior Appraiser

Valbridge Property Advisors | Free and Associates, Inc.

Independent Valuations for a Variable World

State Certifications

State of Utah

University of Utah Pre-Business
Salt Lake Community College Associates of Science in Business 05/01/2017

Contact Details
801.243.8989 (cell)
801.262.3388 (phone)
800.747.0552 (toll-free)
[email protected]

Valbridge Property Advisors |
Free and Associates, Inc.
1100 East 6600 South
Suite 201
Salt Lake City, Utah 84121


Appraisal Institute – SRA Designation
Salt Lake Board of Realtors
Wasatch Front Regional MLS
Park City Board of Realtors
People Helping People

Salt Lake Chamber of Commerce – Leadership Utah Designee
Murray Greenhouse Foundation, Founding President and Trustee

Courses Completed:
Professional Development
Program Registry – Litigation

Appraiser as an Expert Witness (testimony) 05/20/2014
Condemnation Appraising: Principles & Applications 03/20/2014
Litigation Appraising: Specialized Topics and Applications:
Environmental contamination, construction defects, bankruptcies, fraud and misrepresentation cases, income and estate tax disputes 10/24/2013
Complex Litigation Appraisal Case Studies 02/28/2014
7-Hour National USPAP update 5/16/2014
Evaluating Residential Construction 05/03/2013
Appraisal School (courses 101, 102, 103 & 204)
Advanced Residential Report Writing, Part 2
Advanced Residential Applications & Case Studies, Part 1
Business Practices and Ethics
Evaluating Residential Construction
Financial Statistics and Valuation Modeling
Highest & Best Use Analysis
REO Appraisal
Residential Design
Residential Report Writing
Residential Sales & Income Approach
Residential Site Valuation
The Uniform Appraisal Dataset (UAD)
USPAP (at regular intervals)


Senior Certified Residential Appraiser
Valbridge Property Advisors | Free and Associates, Inc. (2007-Present)

The Cook Group & Priority One Appraisals (2007-2010)

Purchase, Rehab & Rental of Single Family Properties
2006 – 2009

Vice President / Branch Manager
Swett & Crawford (1984 – 2005)

Appraisal/valuation and consulting assignments include: single family properties, vacant land, relocation properties, condominium properties, 2-4 family properties, seasonal properties, and high value properties. Assignments have been concentrated in Salt Lake, Utah, Summit, Wasatch and Tooele counties.

Contact Valbridge Property Advisors

Free and Associates, Inc.

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