Fred Franke, CSA
Tel: 920-739-9530
Cell: 920-202-2776

 Fred Franke, CSA
Certified Senior Appraiser

I have appraised machinery and equipment for 40 years. This includes 20 years as owner of F. Franke & Company, Inc., a new and used machinery dealership, operating nationally as well as
internationally.  I have been past Secretary of the Machinery Dealers National Association/Chicago Chapter as well as educational program planning chairperson of the Equipment Appraisers Association of
North America (EAANA).


1981-2021 Various Appraisal Seminars, Continuing Education and Recertification
1974-1978 UW Madison and Marquette University School of Business,
Continued graduate program night school studies
1971 B.S. Mechanical Engineering, UW-Madison
1968 B.S. Instrumentation Engineering, Gauss Academy, Berlin
1964 Journeyman Machine Builder, Osram GmbH, Germany

Memberships and Certification

* Equipment Appraisers Association of North America (EAANA)
* Certified Senior Appraiser (CSA) of the EAANA
* Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP)
effective January 1, 2020
* Second Degree Black Belt, Karate America, 5/14/2016
* The Equipment Appraisers Association of North America (EAANA) has a mandatory Re-accreditation program for Certified Senior Appraisers (CSA), and I am in compliance with the program.