Mark A. Munizzo, MS, MAI, CAE, ASA, RWAC, IFAS, CIAO, is an Adjunct Professor at Roosevelt University’s Chicago School of Real Estate and founder and president of The Equity Network, Inc. a Real Estate Appraisal, Advisory, and Consulting Services group. Mr. Munizzo earned his MS degree in Real Estate Appraisal from The University of St. Thomas, Minneapolis Minnesota, and a BBA in Management and Finance from St. Norbert College, DePere Wisconsin. Mr. Munizzo has practiced in the Chicagoland market and surrounding states for over 40 years. He holds the highest designations with the most prestigious appraisal, right-of-way, and ad valorem (tax) associations in the world and has been acknowledged for his excellence as an instructor and author with several instructors and lifetime achievement awards from these associations. Mr. Munizzo has authored, co-authored, or edited over two dozen titles including the entire curriculum required for appraisal licensing and certification across the United States.