Rise Up Radio featuring Kevin Brown & David Morris with special Charity Advisor Tim Barker, 2/16/16

Rise Up Radio featuring Kevin Brown & David Morris with special Charity Advisor Tim Barker

Talk about going into a three day weekend strong with a power house line up on this week’s Rise UP Radio.  The caliber of leadership in the studio was off the charts.  We had the honor of talking with these movers and shakers about leadership in their industries and moving from chasing success to pursuing significance by making an impact in our community. So without further adieu, Iet’s introduce you to our featured guests.  

Kevin Brown is a native of San Diego and has been practicing and serving clients as a CPA since 1982. The first six years of his career were spent with KPMG Peat Marwick, a Multi-National CPA firm, as an Audit Manager responsible for managing and coordinating audits in the financial services, real estate, government and not-for-profit industries. Kevin has provided financial, tax and consulting services to RBTK’s clients since 1990 and is responsible for the overall management and strategic planning services of the firm. Kevin has significant expertise in providing business, strategic planning and consulting services to our clients with a focus on their overall business and individual goals. Through his work with clients Kevin has developed strong relationships with banks, bonding and insurance companies and legal professionals. These relationships provide a tremendous value assisting clients in various aspects of their practice. Kevin embodies pursuing significance through youth mentorship and empowering community organizations, like Bayside Community Center in Linda Vista, of which he is the president of the board.  
We also had the privilege to talk with David Morris about the ways he is thinking outside of the box in his industry to better educate and inform agents and clients on how home appraisals work. David Morris has been performing residential property appraisals in San Diego County and Southern California for over 13 years. He holds a Certified Residential appraisal license and is a FHA/HUD accredited appraiser. David’s appraisal firm, AppraiseNet, was established in 2009 and has become one of the premier real estate appraisal firms in San Diego County. David has vast experience with national lending institutions, large banks, Credit Unions, estate & financial planners, investors, attorneys and real estate professionals. AppraiseNet is also a member of the San Diego Association of Realtors, the Pacific Southwest Association of Realtors and Professional Fiduciary Association of California. AppraiseNet specializes in appraisals for: Lenders (Refinance & Purchase), FHA/HUD, Divorce, Estate, Date of Death, Bankruptcy, Retrospective, Bail Bond, Trusts, Probate, Financial Planning,PMI Removal, FSBO’S, Homeowners, Investment & Cash buyers, Consulting & Appraisal Review, Foreclosure & Short Sales.  David embodies pursuing significance by putting people first in his industry and providing empowering education about the appraisal process. 
Every so often on Rise UP Radio we get to bring you a special guest to help you navigate your personal contributions to organizations doing meaningful work around the world.  This week our Charity Advisor, Tim Barker, comes to you all the way from Atlanta, Georgia. Tim is a Program Director for a Fortune 250 International Design Engineering and Construction Company that has built many of our largest bridges and tallest buildings including the World Trade Center twice and most of the Stadiums and Arenas in the US and abroad including the Olympic Center in Rio. His expertise is Demolition. He’s the guy that oversees a lot of the building implosion projects that you see on TV, albeit in Downtowns and large industrial plants. He as authored many articles, white papers and speak regularly at trade associations and other events about the very hazardous challenges in his industry.  Tim also helps run a group called ROI Ministry, which operates similar to a wealth manager who is familiar with the overall market as they look for great business investment opportunities which provide you with the greatest return on your investment (ROI). Granted, a good wealth manager charges a percentage for directing you to these great opportunities and the difference is ROI Ministry identifies ministries as investment opportunities which our Board covers all the cost. These ministry investment opportunities, offer you a great kingdom investment opportunity with eternally rewarding returns on investment. Tim embodies pursuing significance by connecting the masses to the organizations caring for people around the globe with tangible and eternal impact.