Jeff entered the Real Estate profession in 1983 and the Auction Profession in 1997 upon graduation from the Texas Auction Academy and has conducted numerous types of Real and Personal Property as well as Charity Auctions. Jeff has held a Real Estate license since 1983 and has been involved in mortgage banking since 1985. He has taught Real Estate and Mortgage Finance classes on a College level since 1986 and is a Certified Instructor and MCE provider by the Texas Real Estate Commission. His extensive background in Real Estate Education, Sales, Finance, Marketing and Professional "Rainmaking" qualifies Jeff as one of Americas Most Successful Real Estate Salesmen and Auctioneers, auctioning MILLIONS of Dollars of Real Estate each year. Jeff is a graduate of Dallas Baptist University and holds several Real Estate and Business designations. In the field of Auctioneering, he holds a Certified Auctioneers Institute (CAI) designation, a three-year program at Indiana University to earn this designation (the highest designation of the NAA), a Certified Estate Specialist (CES) designation, and a Graduate Personal Property Appraiser (GPPA) designation. He is one of less than 350 auctioneers Nationwide, out of over 6500 NAA members and thousands of other auctioneers not associated with NAA, that have made the educational commitment or completed such programs and earned these designations. He is a member of the National Auctioneers Association, National Association of Realtors, Auctioneers Association Of North Carolina, Asheville Board of Realtors, Metrotex, the Texas Auctioneers Association, as well as many other Professional and Charitable organizations.