James earned a Bachelor’s Degree from S.U.N.Y. at Geneseo and an M.B.A. from Ithaca College with concentrations in financial analysis, research, statistics and communications. After college and throughout graduate school, he performed title research for abstracting firms throughout many counties in and around the southern tier of New York State.
James also has experience in sales, management, training and career development - all which have served as an excellent basis for appraisal research and analysis.
He enjoys travel and soccer on the weekends.
Currently working on New York State Certified Real Estate License
Basic Appraisal Procedures
Basic Appraisal Practices
USPAP 15-hour Certification Course
Business and Ethics Seminar
G.A. Site Valuation and Cost Approach
Statistics, Modeling and Finance
HP-12C Calculator Seminar
G.A. Market Analysis and Highest & Best Use
G.A. Sales comparison Approach
G.A. Fair Housing and Fair Lending
G.A. Environmental Issues
G.A. Report Writing and Case Studies
G.A. Income Approach
Graduated 2010 – Ithaca College, M.B.A. Magna Cum Laude
Graduated 2009 – Broome Community College, A.A.S. Paralegal Studies
Graduated 2008 – SUNY at Geneseo, B.S. Business Administration Cum Laude
Appraisal experience in numerous types of real property including agricultural land and farms, apartment complexes, athletic facilities, auto service facilities, banks and credit unions, bed and breakfasts, camps, car dealerships, churches, commercial wind turbines, corridors, conservation easements, convenience stores, dairy operations (small farms and CAFO), eminent domain, fire stations, forests, gas stations, gravel mines, greenhouses, green energy, gymnasiums, horse (equestrian) farms, industrial land and buildings, institutional properties, islands,landlocked properties, manufacturing plants, medical office buildings, mixed-use buildings, offices, organic crop farms, parking lots and driveways, pipelines, power lines, quarries, restaurants, retail properties, rural properties, schools, single-family homes, skilled nursing facilities (nursing homes), stigma analyses, subdivisions, truck service garages, truck terminals, urban properties, warehouses, and waterfront properties.
CNY Pomeroy Appraisers, Inc. - 2016 to Present
Pomeroy Appraisal Associates, Inc. - 2012 to 2015
Baird Abstract/L.S. Abstract - 2008 to 2012
APPRAISALS AND/OR REAL ESTATE WORK PERFORMED FOR:
KeyBank; M&T Bank; Solvay Bank; Berkshire Bank; NBT Bank; Pathfinder Bank; Citizens Bank; Community Bank; Federal and State Agencies,including the U.S. Army, VA, and IRS, as well as the DEC, Office of General Services, Canal Corporation, and Department of Agriculture and Markets; Land Trusts, including Tug Hill Tomorrow Land Trust and Finger Lakes Land Trust; Ducks Unlimited; Nature Conservancy; National Grid; municipalities, attorneys, developers and individuals.
ACTIVITIES AND AFFILIATIONS:
Beta Gamma Sigma (National Honor Society)
Sigma Iota Epsilon (Honor Society)
Phi Theta Phi (Honor Society)
Living Lands and Waters
Cayuga Nature Center
Former U.S.S.F. Soccer Referee – State Cup in New York 2009 and State Cup in Colorado 2010
Ancient Order of Hibernians