Our Management Team
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Ken Wood is President/CEO of M+W and has been real estate appraising since 1988. Ken is a former real estate instructor, guest speaker for numerous organizations, and frequently testifies in various courts as a valuation expert and technical witness. He is General Certified Appraiser in Ohio and Michigan; approved for appraisals by FHA, VA, and is ODOT and ODNR prequalified; and holds a Bachelor’s Degree from University of Toledo.
Jonas Westrin is Vice President of the Commercial Department at M+W and has 20 years of experience in real estate. Jonas has gained valuable knowledge and experience by serving various roles including: field and review appraiser, Senior Analyst, General Manager of a multi-family management company, former owner of an appraisal company, and real estate investor. He is a General Certified Appraiser in Ohio, Indiana and Michigan, and also holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Finance from the University of Toledo.
Kevin Schroeder is a Vice President of M+W and has been engaged in the appraisal field since 1997. Kevin holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Finance from the University of Toledo and is a General Certified Appraiser in Ohio and Michigan. He is ODOT Prequalified in Appraisal, Appraisal Review and Value Analysis. Mr. Schroeder has completed appraisals and appraisal reviews for right-of-way projects all around the State of Ohio and has testified in court as an expert and technical witness for eminent domain cases.
Gerald A. Tout is Vice President within the right-of-way section of M+W and he has over 25 years of appraisal experience. He is a General Certified Appraiser in Ohio and Michigan. Gerald is approved for value analysis, appraisal and appraisal review by the Ohio Department of Transportation and he has frequently testified in courts as an expert witness. Gerald earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Real Estate and Urban Analysis from The Ohio State University.
Charles Gress is the Sr. Vice President & Chief Residential Appraiser and has been appraising since 1995. Charles primary function at M+W is to assist and mentor the residential appraisal team and he acts as the liaison and point of contact between the residential staff and lending clients. He served as the Pres. of Ohio Coalition of Appraisal Professionals (OCAP) in 2014, has authored articles for national publications, and is an active member of the Nat. Assoc. of State Appraisal Organization’s (NASAO).
Allison Duncan is CFO & Human Resources Mgr at M+W with 30+ years of accounting & finance experience in the Public, Corporate, Government, and Not for Profit industries. She’s an Active CPA in the Ohio, received her BBA in Accounting from the University of Toledo and her MBA in Hospital Administration & Organizational Mgmt from the University of Findlay. She’s been on the boards of various local organizations and volunteers on various local committees and charities.
Mary Roshong is the Appraisal Processing & Customer Service Manager. A 1994 graduate of The University of Toledo and she brings with her 20+ years of Banking, Real Estate Title and Appraisal processing and customer service support experience. Mary is dedicated to a positive on-time experience for each and every customer that our firm provides services for and prides herself on the rich depth of talent employed by the firm. The success of our employees and satisfaction of our customers is priority #1!
Patrick Peiffer is a Residential Review Appraiser and has been appraising since 2002. He holds a MBA from BGSU and a BBA in Finance from UT. He’s a Licensed Residential Appraiser in Ohio, and formally served as the Vice President of the Toledo Chapter of Ohio Coalition of Appraiser Professionals (OCAP). His primary function is reviewing appraisals and assisting in the production of appraisal reports.