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A letter from our President
Randy Koster, CEA, of MDNA Member Firm, Koster Industries Inc. was re-elected for a third term as President of the Association of Machinery and Equipment Appraisers by the MDNA Board of Directors at their recent Board Meeting on May 2nd.  AMEA President, Randy also serves as a member of the MDNA Officer and Executive Teams. 
This newly elected Officer team also consists of AMEA First Vice President John Lawton, CEA of, Second Vice President David DiBenedetto, CEA of TDI Group, AMEA Treasurer Doris Toronyi, CEA of Liquid Asset Partners, Inc. and Immediate Past President Jack Mendenhall, CEA of

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AMEA Mission
The Association of Machinery and Equipment Appraisers (AMEA) is a nonprofit professional association whose mission is to accredit our certified equipment appraisers. Through the promotion of standards of professional practice, ethical conduct, and market-based experience, our company has continued to thrive on its original ethics since our establishment by the Machinery Dealers National Association (MDNA) in 1983.

AMEA History
Over its 32 year history, the AMEA has grown to nearly 300 accredited and certified equipment appraiser members from around the world. AMEA provides its members with professional designations, timely news, continuing education opportunities, referrals to clients, networking, discounts on conventions and CE programs, and other benefits such as reference and research tools through our website’s back office for members only. Those searching for an appraiser may search for a specific member through the online member directory.

The foundation of the AMEA is our Code of Ethics and Standards and Procedures Of Professional Appraisal Ethics and Practice. The Standards and Procedures of Appraisal Practice conform to the standards of the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice established by The Appraisal Foundation. The AMEA has endorsed the work of the Appraisal Foundation and is represented on The Appraisal Foundation Advisory Council (TAFAC). The Appraisal Foundation Advisory Council (TAFAC) is composed of 57 non-profit organizations and government agencies, which represent appraisers, users of appraisal services and government agencies. TAFAC serves to involve the public in the appraisal standards and appraiser qualifications development process.

MDNA President – John Greene, CEA
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