Valuation Regulatory and Compliance Services

Greg Stephens, SRA, AI-RRS, MNAA, CDEI,  has been providing valuation compliance services to leading institutions nationwide with Quality Control Review and Vendor Management oversight. His expertise includes contract services for appraisal management companies, credit unions, mortgage lenders, to real estate firms, law firms, accounting firms, and private investment companies.

Regulatory Compliance and Consulting Experience

With over 40 years of active participation in the valuation industry, for the past two decades Greg Stephens has become a nationally recognized subject matter expert in valuation-related state and federal compliance monitoring, consulting and training of staff appraisers, independent fee appraisers, underwriters and support staff for lenders, AMCs, credit unions, and appraisal firms. 

Available Contract Services Include:

Vendor Management Consulting
Forensic Valuation/Appraisal Report Audits
Fair Housing Compliance Consulting
USPAP Instruction and Compliance Training
USPAP Training for Non-Appraisers
Expert Witness / Litigation Consulting

About Us

Greg Stephens, President , GE Stephens Compliance Consulting and Training is a recognized subject matter expert in appraisal regulations, education and standards. His career spans more than 40 years in the appraisal industry including owning and managing a regional appraisal firm in Northern California, ten years in financial institution valuation QC and compliance monitoring and over 25 years as a USPAP instructor.  

Mr. Stephens professional credentials include – Certified General Appraiser, SRA, AI-RRS designations from the Appraisal Institute, AQB Certified USPAP instructor through The Appraisal Foundation Appraiser Qualifications Board, and CDEI Certified Distance Education Instructor through the International Distance Education Certification Center. 

For more than twenty years he has been providing qualifying (QE) and continuing education (CE) courses and seminars around the country through his seminar company Appraisal Seminars, the Appraisal Institute, colleges in California and Texas, staff appraisers, independent fee appraisers, support staff and underwriters.   

Professional Licensing / Certifications / Designations

  • Appraisal Institute, SRA, AI-RRS, Designated Member
  • National Association of Appraisers, MNAA, Designated Member
  • Appraisal Qualifications Board (AQB) Certified USPAP Instructor
  • Certified Distance Education Instructor – CDEI # 67747
  • Lifetime Teaching Credential, California Community Colleges – Credential No. 72-STE002

Professional Affiliations

Appraisal Institute - SRA
National Association of Appraiser
Collateral Risk Network

Compliance Training

Our team is ready to answer your questions and to assist you in finding the proper solutions to satisfy your valuation services management and compliance needs. 


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