Our Team

To ensure we meet each client’s unique requirements, our staff includes an experienced leadership team along with former State Certified Appraisers, DE Underwriters, National Production Managers, and Mortgage Banking Executives.

BUSINESS HOURS: 8:00 AM – 8:00 PM Eastern, Monday through Friday
COMPLETE FILE MANAGEMENT: From appraiser acceptance through report delivery


  • John Fraas

    • Chief Executive Officer

    As the Chief Executive Officer of Class Valuation, John Fraas is responsible for overseeing the day-to-day operations and aiding in the execution of the company’s strategic plans. John is passionate about helping the company to

  • Scot Rose

    • Chief Innovation Officer

    With over 20 years of valuation industry experience, Scot Rose joined Class Valuation in April 2018 as the Chief Innovation Officer. In this role, Scot partners with industry stakeholders and the Class executive team to

  • Jon Tallinger

    • Chief Growth Officer

    Since helping to start Class as its first employee in 2009, Jon has played several key roles throughout the company. Now, his primary focus is planning and leading the company’s growth initiatives. Under Jon’s direction,

  • John Hamameh

    • Chief Legal and Compliance Officer

    John oversees the Regulatory Compliance and Legal functions of Class as well as Quality Control on the operational end. In his role, an emphasis is placed on obtaining the equilibrium of compliance, efficiency, and quality

  • Gary Ferguson

    • Chief Technology Officer

    As Chief Technology Officer of Class Valuation, Gary Ferguson is focused on creating a frictionless appraisal experience for clients through technological innovation – all with the goal of creating long-term solutions for increased borrower satisfaction.

  • Cindi Harris

    • Chief Operating Officer

    As Chief Operating Officer of Class Valuation, Cindi Harris leads our Operations Team, including innovation, client and appraiser relations, and operations from order to delivery. With nearly 30 years of experience, Cindi is critical to

  • Tim Staudenmaier

    • Chief Digital Officer

    As Chief Digital Officer, Tim focuses on technology and processes that support the modernization of valuation and collateral risk assessment. Prior to joining Class, Tim served as Fannie Mae’s manager of Collateral Strategy and Innovation,

  • Jeff Sperber

    • Chief Financial Officer

    As Chief Financial Officer, Jeff is responsible for overseeing the company’s accounting and finance activities. He has over thirty years of experience, working in businesses ranging from start-ups to multi-billion dollar global companies in both

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