Michael Varshavsky graduated with a Masterís degree in Engineering with an emphasis in Civil and Structural design from the State Agricultural University in Russia. He spent ten years in the field designing technical maps for public parks, streets and water supply systems.

In the US, Michael was a Quality and Reliability Engineer before turning to Real Estate Appraisal. His years of experience in the highly precise field of engineering reflect in Michael's work as an appraiser: his work is quick, clean and accurate. Michael stays current with todayís RE appraisal policies and practices by attending required courses and seminars in the field.

Michael resides in San Jose, California with his wife and two daughters. He enjoys spending time in his organic garden, barbequing, stamp collecting, reading and traveling with his family.