Board Members

Section 30-38-6 of the West Virginia Code defines how the WV Real Estate Appraiser Board is created. There are to be nine (9) members appointed by the Governor, with the advice and consent of the Senate. Each member must be a resident of the State of West Virginia, except for the member representing appraisal management companies. Four members must be real estate appraisers, two members must represent financial institutions, two members must represent the general public and one member must represent appraisal management companies.

Dean Dawson, Board Chair
Real Estate Appraiser
Scott Depot, WV
Rachel Phillips, Vice Chair
Real Estate Appraiser
Morgantown, WV
Darlene Dunn
Financial Institutions
Morgantown, WV
Frank DeChiazza
Financial Institutions
Charleston, WV
Joseph A. Chico III
Appraisal Management Companies
Berlin, MD
Scott Barnett, Esq.
Public Member
Charleston, WV
Daniel Burns, Esq.
Public Member
Beckley, WV
Russell D. Rice
Real Estate Appraiser
Parkersburg, WV