Kevin D. Shea is a Colorado native, Colorado Certified General Appraiser and Chief Appraiser at Western Area Power Authority, where he has appraisal, appraisal review and consultation responsibilities. WAPA covers all or portions of a 15 state region. He holds the professional designation of SR/WA from the International Right of Way Association. He has both appraisal and real estate sales and acquisition experience in the private and public sectors. Appraisal experience includes condemnation, conservation, public acquisition, estate valuations, federal land trades as well as appraisal and document review experience. Kevin is active in professional organizations and is past President of the local chapter of the International Right of Way Association, the 2010 Denver Chapter Professional of the year, the 2014 Region Professional of the Year and vice-chair of the Credentialing Committee for the IRWA. He was a Board member for 10 years of both the Colorado Coalition of Land Trusts and the Jefferson Conservation District. Kevin is a long time candidate member of ASFMRA, having joined in the 1980's.