As Chief Appraiser – Director of Appraisal Compliance, Preston oversees all appraisal and valuation techniques, conceives and implements strategies to improve productivity and compliance, develops new solutions within the appraisal review process, and ensures appraisals meet all applicable standards and regulatory guidelines.
Known for his profound knowledge of industry regulations, Preston has a comprehensive understanding of secondary market guidelines, Interagency Appraisal and Evaluation Guidelines, Appraiser Independence Requirements and the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform & Consumer Protection Act.
Preston joins the Data Facts team after serving as Vice President of Appraisal Management at Strategic Information Resources, where he spent seven years of his career. He has over 15 years of experience in the appraisal field, holding various roles of increasing responsibility with several well-known financial service companies.
Preston resides in Maine near the coastline, and enjoys spending his spare time at the beach.
"What I like best about Data Facts is the emphasis on teamwork, culture of inclusion, and the real desire to provide the highest level of customer service to our clients.”