APPRAISAL AND VALUATION SERVICES EXPERIENCE
The Yackley Group; Personal Property Appraisals; Owner and President
Orderly estate liquidations or consultations in CA, IL, FL, MN
Manager; Anthony Claps Artwork, since 2004
Ten years of retail experience: four years as a bookkeeper, three years as a housewares & giftware buyer Buying and selling on eBay since 1998

PREVIOUS WORK EXPERIENCE
Director of Business Development and Community Relations: Film, LA, Inc.
Deputy to Los Angeles City Councilmembers John Ferraro and Tom LaBonge
Deputy to California State Assemblymember Scott Wildman
Board Chair and member: Los Angeles County Community Action Agency Board
Board member: Cal Neva, Regional association for Community Action Agencies
Recurrent Accounting Clerk for the Los Angeles County Treasurer and Tax Collector, completing daily bank reconciliations during property tax season
Community affairs consulting, event production, public speaking and panel moderation

MEMBERSHIPS
American Society of Appraisers Candidate
Winterthur Decorative Arts Museum, Delaware
Oak Park Art League, Oak Park, Illinois

EDUCATION
University of California, Irvine Extension; USPAP & Appraisal Studies Certificate Program; 2012; Partnership with the American Society of Appraisers (ASA)
• Principles of Valuation PP 201 Intro; 202 Research; 203 Report Writing; 204 Legal/Regulatory
• Insurance, Appraisers and the Law; Inspecting Fine Art; Appraising Antique Clocks
American Society of Appraisers (ASA) Museum of Latin American Art Behind Scenes Tour
American Society of Appraisers (ASA) Frederick R. Weisman Art Foundation Behind Scenes Tour
American Society of Appraisers (ASA) Estates and Taxes Conference, 2013, Alexandria, VA
American Society of Appraisers (ASA) Mingei Museum, San Diego, Behind Scenes Tour
American Society of Appraisers (ASA) US Economy in Transition: Prospects for 2014
Whitehall Antiques Seminars: Silver, Prints, Furniture, 2014
Foundation for Appraisal Education Personal Property Seminar, Alameda, CA 2014
Textile Society of America Symposium, UCLA, 2014
Winterthur Needlework Conference, 2014
American Society of Appraisers (ASA) Advanced Report Writing, Alameda, CA, 2015
American Society of Appraisers (ASA) Personal Property Conference, NYC, March 2015
American Society of Appraisers (ASA) Annual International Conferences
Various 2016 - 2017 continuing education classes
Leadership Southern California; Graduate
Illinois State University; Normal, Illinois; B.S. in Theatre (Directing/Acting)
College of DuPage; Lombard, Illinois; AA, Theatre, and Fashion Merchandising

Biography