Disaster Relief, LLC is a company that was formed to help people throughout the United States who are victims of Federally declared disasters, be they hurricanes, floods, tornadoes, fires or earthquakes. We do this by providing the property valuations required by the IRS to document and support claims for tax deductions on those portions of losses that are uninsured.
The Company maintains offices in the Santa Fe, New Mexico area and also in Houston, Texas.
Mark L. Stockton, Managing Member
Mark is the founder of automated valuation technology, and has 36 years of experience in the design and development of valuation analytics. He is credited with having had a hand in the development of numerous advancements in automated valuation technology since 1981.
Mark’s business experience spans the industries of banking, real estate brokerage, property casualty insurance, and system design & development. He designed the nation’s first comprehensive system for community banks, the first commercially marketed Automated Valuation Model (AVM), one of the country’s first Computed Assisted Mass Appraisal (CAMA) systems, and many enhancements to these various technologies.
Mark Verrett, SRA, BA, MS – Industry Adviser
Mark is a designated member of the Appraisal Institute who has been formally educated in real estate through the Appraisal Institute and the Texas A&M Land Economics and Real Estate Masters programs. Through his 17 years in the industry, Mr. Verrett has been on the forefront of developing technologies in the residential appraisal industry, including building a real estate database as a tool for residential appraisers and other consumers of real estate data. He has served as a Subject Matter Expert and entrepreneur in the technology space to develop these technologies. Mr. Verrett has worked extensively building worldwide teams to accomplish real estate analytics projects and systems. Mr. Verrett has also been elected and selected to serve in leadership roles within the appraisal industry throughout the nation having been named as “The Next Generation of Appraisal Leaders 30 and Under” by Valuation Magazine as well as being the youngest to be elected President of the Houston Chapter of the Appraisal Institute in the past 20 years. Mr. Verrett has also served as an expert witness in numerous binding arbitration hearings and specialized in the valuation of stigmatized properties specifically related to natural disasters. Mr. Verrett has led a team to value more flooded properties as result of the recent Hurricane Harvey affecting the Texas Gulf Coast than anyone in the world.
Dr. Robert F. Hausman, CTO
Rob received his BS in Physics at the University of Santa Clara in 1966, and his MS, Ph.D. in Applied Science at the University of California at Davis in1975. Having worked at such prestigious institutions as Lawrence Livermore Laboratory and Los Alamos National Laboratory, and as an officer and director of several independent software design and data management companies, he is uniquely qualified to oversee the maintenance and enhancement of the technology he and Mark Stockton have been developing for more than a decade.
Rob’s personal strengths include Project/Program Planning and Management, Software Systems Design and Implementation, Computer Security System Design and Assessment, Applied Numerical Analysis and Modeling.
Dennis Galloway, Consultant and Advisory Board Member
Dennis has worked with MR Technology Holdings in a consulting capacity since 2005. He has decades of experience in the real estate brokerage arena, having created the franchise platforms for many of the nation’s leading real estate companies. The relationships Dennis has cultivated throughout his career afford him the respect of the country’s most prominent leaders in the real estate industry.
Note: Disaster Relief, LLC and its members and personnel do not provide tax or legal advice. Client should consult with qualified tax or legal professionals for advice or assistance with proper tax reporting and completion of tax returns.