USPAP compliant through:
20th Century Decorative Arts and Design; American Furniture and Decorative Arts; English Furniture and Decorative Arts; Latin American Art
Charitable Donation; Estate Tax Liability; Equitable Distribution; Insurance
Soodie Beasley is a Certified Member of the Appraisers Association of America (AAA) of 20th Century Decorative Arts and Design and an accredited member of Latin American Art. Additionally, she is an Accredited Senior Member of the American Society of Appraisers (ASA) in Fine Arts and Antiques & Decorative Arts. She is currently a board member of ASA and has presented at various professional conferences, including AAA (2014), ASA (2019), and ISA (2014). She was a regular contributor to the Journal of Advanced Appraisal Studies (2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, and 2014) and Digital Journal of Advanced Appraisal Practice (2019). Holding a BA and MA in Art History, Post-Baccalaureate in Interior Architecture, and a Certificate in Appraisal Studies, she has over 30 years experience in the fine art and interior design industries. She has been providing appraisals for estate tax, non-cash charitable donation, insurance including damage and loss, equitable distribution, and reports for litigation matters since 2002. She was a previous instructor at Park University and The Kansas City Art Institute, teaching courses on the History of Interior Design, History of Graphic Design, Art History and Study Abroad for nearly a decade. Successfully completed Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) since 2003.