Course Instructor: Christina H. Thoreson, SR/WA, MAI Christina has worked in the appraisal industry since 1986. She has earned the SR/WA from the International Right of Way Association and the MAI, SRA, and AIGRS designations from the Appraisal Institute. Her valuation practice has focused on eminent domain since 1990, with almost three years experience internally at the Tennessee Department of Transportation as a review appraiser. She has more than 28 years experience appraising for acquisition and negotiation purposes and has been reviewing appraisals, primarily for eminent domain, since 2009. Additionally, her experiences teaching both real estate brokerage and valuation, specifically for the IR/WA as a CLIMB certified instructor, and operating a real estate brokerages for over six years provides depth to her understanding of markets. She holds the CDEI designation and is an AQB Certified USPAP Instructor. She appraises property rights and reviews appraisals for non-profits, local governments, state agencies, private individuals, and corporations.