Registration is open.

What is “Treat Your Associates”?

Join us for this annual dinner meeting to be held at the Washington Athletic Club (parking in the WAC garage is FREE for our event!).  Discounted rates are available for Candidates for Designation and Practicing Affiliates.  A discounted rate is also available for “Sponsored Guests”.  If you are an Appraisal Institute member and have friends or colleagues interested in the profession or the Appraisal Institute, invite them to this great event and they can attend at the special rate – don’t miss this opportunity!

Enjoy a delicious dinner, spend time with fellow appraisers, and don’t forget the Candidate Meeting prior to the dinner from 5-6pm.  ALL are invited to attend – you don’t have to be a Candidate!

Dinner Speaker

James L. Murrett, MAI, SRA
2018 Appraisal Institute President

James L. Murrett, MAI, SRA, of Hamburg, New York, is the 2018 president of the Appraisal Institute. He will serve as immediate past president in 2019. He serves this year as chair of the organization’s Executive Committee and chairs its policy-setting Board of Directors.

Murrett has served on the Appraisal Institute’s national Board of Directors and Strategic Planning Committee and as chair of the Finance Committee, in addition to many chapter roles, including as president of the Upstate New York Chapter. He also has been treasurer and a member of the Board of Directors of the International Center for Valuation Certification, an affiliate of the Appraisal Institute.

He received the 2014 Appraisal Institute Edward W. Adams, SRA, Outstanding Board Service Award and the 2008 President’s Award, which is presented by the Upstate New York Chapter of the Appraisal Institute for ongoing commitment, dedication and service to the chapter and the profession.

Murrett received a bachelor’s degree in business management from Walsh University, in Canton, Ohio.

Since 2009, he has been in management roles with Colliers International Valuation & Advisory Services, currently as the executive managing director, Compliance & Quality Assurance,where he is responsible for the general oversight of appraisal quality for Colliers.

Designation Presentations

Kevin John Nowadnick, MAI

Lamb Hanson Lamb

Henry L. Kieneker, SRA

VantagePoint Appraisal

Stan Sidor, MAI, AI-GRS

Kidder Mathews

Candidate/Affiliate Meeting – ALL are welcome!

This meeting will be held in the Heritage Room.

As always, don’t forget to join us from 5-6pm for this free event. It may be geared toward Candidates, but topics are often of interest to a variety of people, so EVERYONE is welcome to attend!  James Murrett, MAI, SRA will also be speaking at this meeting. Topic information coming soon!


5:30-6:00PM Candidate and Practicing Affiliate Meeting (Crystal Ballroom, 3rd floor)*

5:30-6:30PM Registration & Social Hour (Crystal Ballroom, 3rd floor)

6:30PM Dinner Meeting (Crystal Ballroom, 3rd floor)

*This month the Candidate/Affiliate Meeting will be held in conjunction with our social hour and will have a President Meet & Greet with 2018 AI President James Murrett, MAI, SRA, in the Crystal Ballroom.


Washington Athletic Club
Crystal Ballroom (3rd floor)
1325 6th Avenue
Seattle, WA 98101

Parking Information
Please note: parking is included with your dinner meeting attendance.

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Registration is open.

April Dinner Meeting Cost

$0.00 – 2017 Prepaid Members*
$45.00 – Candidates, Practicing Affiliates, Sponsored Guest**
$60.00 – Designated Members, Affiliates
$70.00 – Non-Members

* Prepaid Members MUST RSVP prior to the meeting to ensure accurate seating and catering arrangements. Simply e-mail, call (206) 622-8425, or submit the online form.

** Non-member guests sponsored by AI members can attend at special low rate. MUST list name of sponsoring member on registration form.


Steak, salmon, or chef’s choice vegetarian.  No host bar will be available.

If you have special dietary needs, please indicate on the online form or contact the chapter office at or (206) 622-8425.

Table Arrangements

Table reservations are available for groups (full table of 10, half table of 5) and can be indicated on your registration form. If you are registering yourself and need to be added to a group that has already reserved a table, there is a place to indicate that on the form as well.