Bill Sheridan, CAI


[email protected] Education Lansing Community College, Lansing, Michigan Associate Degree in Business Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan Bachelors of Science Degree, Animal Science Certified Auctioneers Institute, Indiana University Auction Marketing Institute, Kansas City, Missouri Accredited Auctioneer of Real Estate (AARE) Reisch World-Wide College of Auctioneering, Mason City, Iowa Auction Marketing Institute, Kansas City, Missouri GPPA, Personal Property Appraiser Holloway's Real Estate Institute, Lansing, Michigan Appraisal One Appraisal Two Uniform Standards of Appraisal Practice Real Estate Law Professional Affiliations American Society of Agriculture Appraisers (ASAA) American Society of Farm Equipment Appraisers Certified Auctioneers Institute (CAI) International Society of Appraisers (ISA) International Society of Livestock Appraisers Livestock Marketing Association (LMA) Michigan Association of Realtors Michigan State Auctioneers Association (MSAA) National Association of Realtors (NAR) National Auctioneers Association (NAA) National Cattleman's Beef Association (NCBA) Greater Lansing Association of Realtors (GLAR) Jackson Area Association of Realtors (JAAR) Areas of Specialty Auction Project Manager: Farm Machinery, Business Liquidation, Real Estate Auctions, and Estate Auctions Real Estate Broker Agricultural Marketing Purebred Livestock Marketing Professional Appraising Oil and Gas Lease Auctions Related Experience Owner, Sheridan Realty & Auction Co. Owner/Manager, Owosso Livestock Sales Company Active farm machinery, livestock, auctioneer and appraiser since 1975 Stockholder, The Brokerage Land Company Real Estate Broker, Licensed Auctioneer, Licensed in the State of Indiana and State of Ohio Real Estate Appraiser, Limited Licensed Awards and Achievements International Auctioneer Champion, National Auctioneers Association, 2002 National Auctioneers Association, National Public Relations Committee Long Range Planning Committee National Membership Services Committee Michigan Beef Expo, Past Chairman Appointed by Governor John Engler to serve as Chairman of the Michigan Beef Industry Commission and the Michigan State Fair Authority Instructor, Reppert Auction College, Auburn, Indiana Livestock Merchandising, Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan Many State Auctioneer Association Conventions State Champion Auctioneer, MI State Auctioneers Association, 1991 Michigan State Fair Champion Auctioneer, 1986



Doug Sheridan, CAI

Vice President

[email protected] Owner/Broker Education Michigan State University (MSU), East Lansing, Michigan Bachelor of Science Degree, Major in Animal Science and Minor in Agri-Business Missouri Auction School, Kansas City, Missouri Licensed Real Estate Broker, Michigan Licensed Real Estate Salesperson, Michigan Certified Auctioneer Institute,CAI Certified Appraisers Guild of America,CAGA Served on NAA Technology committee to draft (ATS) Auction Technology Specialist designation. Professional Affiliations National Auctioneers Association (NAA) National Association of Realtors (NAR) Michigan State Auctioneers Association (MSAA) Greater Lansing Association of Realtors (GLAR) Michigan Farm Bureau (MFB) Member Michigan State University (MSU) Alumni Areas of Specialty Auction/Sale Manager, Farm Machinery, Industrial Liquidation, and Real Estate Auctions Residential real estate sales agent Buyer's agent Auction Marketing, Promotion, and Design Purebred Livestock Marketing Related Experience Meadowbrook Insurance Group - Southfield, Michigan Four years I served as the Livestock Marketing Association (LMA) National Loss Control Coordinator, LMA members and insureds, and provided risk management services to Stockyards and Feedlots across the country. Michigan Department of Agriculture (MDA) Served as a liaison to Michigan Livestock Industry Alliance Programs; Michigan Beef Alliance and Michigan Sheep Alliance. Awards and Achievements Michigan State Auctioneer Bid Calling Champion, 2000 National Multi-Color Farm Machinery Advertising Award, 2002 Winner Michigan Livestock Industry Scholarship, 1994 Winner National FFA Scholarship, 1994 Winner Michigan State University Block and Bridle Club, 1995-1996, President Michigan State University livestock judging team, 1995-1996, Member Michigan FFA Job interview contest, 1993 State Runner-Up



Dave Trout


Real estate listing agent Dave Trout, an active member of the Mason community, brings a wealth of sales experience and talent gained through over 40 years with wholesale grocery and equipment companies. Dave began work as a sales representative for Associated Grocers, formerly known as Lansing Wholesale Grocery Company. Through the years Dave advanced with the firm and was involved in mergers and acquisitions during his time at Associated Grocers. After 21 years Dave changed positions selling refrigeration equipment to supermarkets throughout the region. Dave has been a leader and success in the Michigan sales force for many years and the Sheridan family is excited to work with such experience. Sheridan Realty & Auction Co. is a full service real estate and auction marketing company located in Mason, MI specializing in residential real estate listings, real estate auctions, and personal property auctions throughout the state. The family has been serving the area for over 30 years. William Sheridan together with partner and son Doug Sheridan are real estate brokers and Realtors. Sheridan Realty & Auction Company is a leader in the marketing business and has been recognized on both the state and national level for their excellence in performance and marketing.



Jason Buher

Appraisal Coordinator/ Chattel Appraiser

Education & Specialized Training: Graduate of Michigan State University with a Bachelor of Science degree. Major - Animal Science Minor - Agribusiness Graduate of Certified Appraisers Guild of America - Missouri Auction School, Branson,MO Graduate Personal Property Appraiser - NAA, Kansas City, KS Experience: 20 years Farm Management - machinery procurement and sales, maintenance and repair 22 years Purebred Livestock management, marketing, consulting and purchasing 3 years custom equipment modification and construction Licensed (CDL) truck driver and certified heavy equipment operator since 1992 Auction and Sales Management for Sheridan Realty & Auction Co.- set-up, ring man, order buyer since 1998 Certified personal property appraiser since 2003 Member of 1994 Michigan State University Livestock Judging Team Judge many regional, state, and local livestock shows Professional Membership: Certified Appraisers Guild of America National Auctioneers Association Michigan Farm Bureau Michigan State University Alumni Association American Angus Association National Cattleman Association Michigan Angus Association



Stacy Sheridan


Licensed real estate agent, Michigan



Dawn Cherry

Office Support, bookkeeper



Troy Crowe

Auction Sales Manager

Education Baker College of Owosso *Associate Degree in Management (1993) *Bachelor Degree in Business Administration (1995) *Master Degree (2007) *Missouri Auction School, Kansas City, Missouri *Licensed Real Estate Professional Affiliations *President of Corunna Public Schools Educational Foundation *Co-chairman of Memorial Healthcare Foundation Fundraiser *Member of Owosso Knights of Columbus Areas of Speciality *Auction Marketing, Livestock Marketing *Auction Farm Machinery *Booked and conducted auction sales *Auctioneered in front of sizable crowds. *Developed relationships with customers to take their valuables and turn them into their retirement. Other Experience *Vice President of Admissions, Director of Admissions, System Road Recruiter, Admissions Advisor (Baker College of Flint)...Duties included: growing new student enrollment, developing new territory in Ohio, supervised 20-25 associates, developed new initiatives in high school markets, achieved record setting enrollment in a saturated market for six straight years. Significant Skills *Visioning, problem solving, team/consensus building, speaking, analyzing, motivating, mentoring, strategic planning, encouraging, leadership, goal setting, customer service. Awards and Achievements *Vice President of State FFA (1991-92)

Melody Rouse

Auction Coordinator / Marketing Director

2003 Graduate of Michigan State University Auction Coordinator / Marketing Director of Sheridan Realty & Auction Co.