Brad Daviss - B.Comm, AACI, P. App
(780) 462 1782 ext. 227
Brad Daviss began his appraisal career with Frost Valuations in 2003 after graduating from The University of Alberta in Business Law and Economics. He has completed his Post Graduate Certificate in Real Property Valuation from the University of British Columbia and has obtained his AACI, P. App Designation from the Appraisal Institute of Canada. Experience thus far has included various assignments in mainly urban settings, ranging from single family dwellings to multi-family housing, office, industrial, retail, and investment properties. Brad’s career has focused around consulting and litigation support. Mr. Daviss is a current member of the Alberta Expropriation Association and has quantified damages and completed market value assignments for both municipalities and private owners on expropriation matters. He has also been declared an expert in Commercial Real Estate by the Court of Queens Bench. In addition, Brad has represented numerous clients before the Assessment Review Board and Municipal Government Board as an expert witness with respect to property tax assessment appeals. He has also represented clients before Arbitrators for lease rate disputes. Brad is a former University of Alberta Golden Bears Soccer Player and has represented Canada at two international competitions, including the Gold Cup. Brad currently resides in St. Albert with his wife and two children, where he is active in coaching and the community. In his spare time, Brad enjoys hunting and fishing.
Jim Robertson - CRA
(780) 462 1782 ext. 226
Jim Robertson has been with Frost Valuations since 1991; prior to that he worked with another Edmonton-based appraisal firm with whom he began in 1987. Jim’s appraisal experience is extensive and includes valuations of a wide variety of property including single family dwellings, farms, residential acreages, four-plexes, condominiums, duplexes, unimproved sites, etc. Jim has been recognized as an expert witness by the Court of Queen’s Bench and has appeared before the Court on several occasions. Reports prepared by Mr. Robertson have been utilized and relied upon in broad spectrum of matters including divorce, foreclosure, expropriation, litigation, estate settlement, mortgage financing, taxation appeals, sale/purchase, etc. Jim has undertaken property valuation on behalf of some 35 legal firms, is an approved appraiser for a number of lending institutions, and has completed assignments for local, national and international clients. His objective and impartial market value estimations provide assistance to those who own, manage, invest or finance on the security of real estate. Jim’s real estate education includes graduation from Lakeland College (with a major in Real Estate Appraisal and Assessment) and a Real Estate Certificate granted by the University of Alberta; he received the CRA designation, conferred by the Appraisal Institute of Canada, in 1994.
Douglas Slavik- B.A., AACI, P. App
(780) 462 1782 ext. 223
After graduating from University of Alberta with a BA in 1992, Doug began his real estate appraisal career as a residential appraiser. In 1995, Doug started appraising commercial real estate. Since joining the firm of Frost Valuations in 2001, he has been actively involved in valuing commercial real estate as a fee appraiser. In 2002, Doug obtained the AACI and P. App designations, and in 2004 became a principal at Frost Valuations. As a fee appraiser, Doug has completed reports for mortgage financing, feasibility analysis, litigation support, sales/purchase, and insurance purposes. Over the years, he has been involved in appraising various types of commercial properties including accommodation properties, churches, schools, retail complexes, multi-family apartments, office buildings, industrial warehouses, land subdivisions, car dealerships and various other types of investment properties. Doug has appeared before the Assessment Review Board, as well as the Court of Queen’s Bench as an expert witness. In his spare time, Doug enjoys family time with his wife and two boys. Other interests include travelling and spending time outdoors camping, skiing, and off road exploration.
Trevor Frost - B.A., CRA
(780) 462 1782 ext. 228
Trevor Frost has been with Frost Valuations since July 2006 dealing with all forms of residential appraisals, specializing in rural, acreage and recreational properties. He earned his CRA designation in July 2011 and is now working towards his AACI designation. Trevor has always been active in various sports and played hockey with the Notre Dame Hounds, Estevan Bruins (SJHL) and 4 years of ACAC college hockey. Trevor and his wife Joylene enjoy traveling, spending time at the lake and playing football.
Grant Gengenbach - B.A., CRA, P.App., CPPA
(780) 462 1782
Grant graduated from Trinity Western University with a BA in 1991. In 1995, he entered the residential appraisal field. In 2004, Grant became a Principal with Frost Valuations and holds the designation of Canadian Residential Appraiser (CRA). Grant’s area of expertise is in evaluation of single family dwellings, condominiums, acreages, new construction, mobile homes, duplexes, and other residential properties. Grant also holds the designation of Canadian Personal Property Appraiser (CPPA) used in the valuing of machinery and equipment and business assets. Equipment valuations range from restaurants to laundromats, household items to excavators, daycares to machine shops. Grant provides equipment valuation services across western Canada. Grant’s appraisals and equipment valuations are provided for financing, litigation, estates, foreclosures, insurance and relocations.
Grant and his wife have three active boys and as they have surpassed his coaching skills he is now able to spend his free time playing hockey, hunting, snowmobiling or at the lake. Grant is a longtime supporter of Kids Kottage, a crisis care nursery in Edmonton, as well as The Mustard Seed and Compassion Canada – two local charities that provide support for Edmonton’s neediest residents, impoverished children.
Vincent Gervais - B.Comm, CBV
780) 462-1782 ext 233
Vincent has valued small to mid-sized businesses and provided damage quantifications for Alberta and Saskatchewan since 2008. Vincent worked with MNP in Saskatchewan and Alberta, and later co-founded a business valuations company. He has carried out business valuation engagements for sale of business, purchase, tax planning, partnership buyouts, shareholder compensation, employee buy-ins, matrimonial division of property, and for litigation purposes. He has quantified damages for purposes of business interruption, loss of business, contract dispute, and excess or additional expenses. In 2006, Mr. Gervais received his Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Saskatchewan with majors in accounting and finance, he went on to obtain his Chartered Business Valuator (CBV) designation in 2011. In addition to his business valuation practice, he is owner/landlord of several single and multi-tenant residential properties. Outside of work Vincent is an avid cyclist, and self acclaimed and proclaimed aficionado of classic literature. He has been involved with the Saskatoon Chamber of Commerce Business Development Group, the Edmonton Dollar Club, and the Edmonton Business Social Networking group. Vince provides Business Valuation Services in Edmonton, Alberta, and Saskatchewan.
Vincent Gervais is a member of the Collaborative Divorce Alberta Association.
Brian L. Frost - AACI (Retired)
(780) 462 1782 ext. 229
In 1982, Brian received the AACI, P.App designation from the Appraisal Institute of Canada. Over his 40 year appraisal career, Brian was involved in the analysis of all types of real estate and appeared before the Assessment Review Board, Municipal Government Board, Surface Rights Board as well as the Court of Queen’s Bench as an expert witness. In 1988, Brian founded Frost Valuations . Since then, Frost Valuations has grown to be one of the largest and most diverse real estate appraisal companies in the Edmonton region. Although Brian retired from the appraisal industry in 2016, he continues to assist Frost Valuations in a consulting capacity.
Dawn Kirkconnell - CRA (Retired)
(780) 462 1782
Dawn entered the Real Estate Appraisal field in 1988 with a local appraisal firm. In 1995, she was awarded use of the CRA (Canadian Residential Appraiser) designation. Since that time, Dawn operated her own appraisal business before joining Frost Valuations in 2004. Dawn has extensive experience in all types of residential appraisals including relocation appraisals, foreclosure/litigation assignments, estates, assessment appeals, new home construction and has completed a number of speaking engagements with various lending institutions and real estate professionals. Dawn is married with two adult children and travels extensively in her free time.
Patty Felske - CRA
(780) 462 1782
Patty became a candidate member of the Appraisal Institute of Canada in the spring of 2004 and entered into the Real Estate Appraisal field that same year with a local appraisal firm. Patty joined Frost Valuations in 2006 and continued working towards her CRA (Canadian Residential Appraiser) designation which she received in 2009. Patty has extensive experience in all types of residential appraisals including single family dwellings, condominiums, acreages, recreational properties, duplexes, and new home construction. Although Patty is adept at appraising all properties located within the greater Edmonton area, she specializes in properties located in the west end Edmonton, St. Albert and all rural and urban areas located west of the of City of Edmonton. Patty has lived in Parkland County for over 20 years and is married with three sons. She is actively involved as a volunteer in minor hockey and with the St. Albert Kinnetts Club, whose primary function is the Christmas Hamper program that provides food and gifts to less fortunate families in the St. Albert area.
Jason Forster - P. Ag.
(780) 462 1782
In 2008, Jason graduated from the University of Alberta with an Agriculture Degree, specializing in Agriculture and Resource Economics. He began his real estate appraisal career in 2008 and joined Frost Valuations in 2011. Jason is working towards obtaining his AACI from the University of British Columbia, through the Post Graduate Certificate Program. Jason is also a Professional Agrologist with the Alberta Institute of Agrologists. Jason is involved in operating a farm, which keeps him current on the various aspects of agriculture. His focus is on rural land, whether it be agricultural, recreational or development property. In his spare time, Jason enjoys playing hockey and golfs regularly. He also likes to fish and spend time outdoors throughout Alberta.
Chad Edie - B. Comm.
(780) 462 1782 ext. 263
Chad graduated from Grant MacEwan University in 2010, with a Bachelor of Commerce Degree Majoring in Management. He began working with Frost Valuations in 2011. Chad has completed his Post Graduate Certificate in Real Property Valuation and is working towards his AACI, P. App designation from the Appraisal Institute of Canada.
Chad’s area of expertise began in the evaluation of single family dwellings, condominiums, acreages, new construction, mobile homes, duplexes, and other residential properties. More recently, he has branched out focusing on commercial properties and mix use properties including many property types in rural areas.
Chad is an avid outdoorsman and a member of the Lamont Fish and Game Association. He also enjoys playing hockey and slow pitch in his free time. Chad currently resides in St. Albert with his wife and is active in community development.
Mark Giampa - B.A.
(780) 462 1782 ext. 235
Mark graduated from the University of Alberta in 2012, with a Bachelor of Arts Degree. He began working at Frost Valuations in the same year Mark is currently enrolled in the Sauder School of Business at the University of British Columbia, working towards completion of his AACI designation. He has focused mainly on commercial and industrial property appraisals, while also preparing and contributing to market research reports. Prior to the commencement of his appraisal career, Mark owned and operated a catering business and was the manager of Spartans F.C. soccer club in Edmonton. Outside of work, Mark’s interests include, travelling, golfing, and playing hockey.
Allison Beaudoin - B.Ed
(780) 462 1782
Allison graduated from the Canadian College of Performing Arts in 2007 with a background in theatre arts and has performed on many stages across Canada and the United States. She continued her studies at the University of Alberta graduating in 2015 with a Bachelor of Education Degree. She taught secondary education for Edmonton Public Schools. Allison is currently enrolled in the Sauder School of Business through the University of British Columbia, pursuing her CRA designation. She began her appraisal career with Frost Valuations in 2016. Outside the office, Allison teaches dance at a competitive studio in Edmonton. She is also a freelance choreographer. In her spare time, Allison enjoys singing, yoga and spending quality time with her family and friends.
Rebecca Pickens - B. Comm
780-462-1782 ext 261
Rebecca graduated from MacEwan University in 2017 with a Bachelor of Commerce Degree, Majoring in Management. She began working at Frost Valuations in the same year and is currently enrolled in the Sauder School of Business at the University of British Columbia, working towards her AACI designation. Rebecca is currently focused on residential & commercial appraisals, while also preparing and contributing to market research reports. Outside the office she is active with her two horses training in equestrian show jumping and enjoys traveling.
Randy Frey, CPPA
Personal Property Appraiser
Randy began his appraisal career in 1993 after two decades of working in the banking and mortgage industry. Randy has completed thousands of personal property appraisals with Frey & Company Inc. including restaurants, welding and fabricating shops, woodworking shops, heavy construction equipment, pipelines and water reservoirs for fracking operations, as well as various oilfield and water well drilling equipment. Randy has appeared in Court of Queen‘s Bench to give testimony as an “Expert” witness involving personal property valuations. Randy looks forward to working with Frost Valuations, continuing to strengthen relationships with current and future clients as a contract appraiser and business development resource.
(780) 462 1782 ext 234
Leanne joined Frost Valuations as Office Manager in 2007. Her roles include office management, bookkeeping and ensuring information and orders are managed efficiently. She has a background in Customer Relations and Human Resources. Leanne spends her weekends at the lake in the summer or at the curling club in the wintertime. She is married with two grown daughters.
Front Desk Coordinator
(780) 462 1782
Brandy joined Frost Valuations in July 2007, as the Administrative Assistant. Duties as Front Desk Coordinator include the front phone switchboard and main email coordination, assigning residential files, processing orders, appraisal reports and invoices. Other duties include updating clients, as well as, assisting the office manager and appraisers. Brandy is the director of first impressions and often the first contact in person, by email or by telephone. One of her favorite hobbies is Photography.
(780) 462 1782
Lillian holds a degree as a legal assistant with 25 year’s experience in the field. She joined Frost Valuations in 2004 as a commercial typist. The flexibility provided by the firm allows Lillian to juggle a busy career as well as her volunteer activities. Working with animals over the years has been, and continues to be, a labor of love. After adopting a special needs dog, she began to study and research the challenges facing rescue organizations and in 2014 founded a non-profit animal rescue support network in his memory. Lillian has been guardian to many pets and currently shares her home with her husband, 3 rescue dogs and one parrot.
(780) 462 1782
Chelsea has worked as an analyst for over ten years, with the majority of her experience in Business Valuation. She is involved in file preparation, including: economic research, financial statement analysis, and report formatting.
Erin Ciezki - B. Comm.
(780) 462 1782
Erin is the most recent addition to Frost Valuations, and brings her real estate experience to the commercial research role. One of her favorite hobbies is Photography.