Partner Valuation Advisors Rapidly Developing National Presence, Adds Trio of Valuation Talent in Multiple States

Partner Valuation Advisors Adds Trio of Vice Presidents

Chicago, November 17th, 2022 Partner Valuation Advisors (Partner) expanded its national commercial real estate team with the addition of three valuation experts in Texas, Illinois, and Colorado. Kristopher “KC” Vigoren joins as Senior Vice President, while Katie Dreher and Shane Nicholson join as Vice Presidents. 

The latest additions will support clients nationally and reflect the firm’s rapid growth trajectory since it was launched in August 2022 as a technology-forward advisory firm that serves the needs of investors, lenders, and real estate occupiers. Partner continues to expand its team of commercial real estate consultants, which has grown to more than 20 people licensed to handle valuation assignments in all 50 states.

Partner Valuation Advisors’ Senior Managing Director Eric Enloe, MAI, CRE, FRICS said, “We continue to rapidly develop Partner Valuation’s national valuation presence since launching this summer. We are adding key valuation experts like KC, Katie and Shane, who bring more than 30 years of collective experience serving clients across a variety of commercial real estate asset classes.”

Mr. Vigoren joins as Senior Vice President and will be based in Colorado. He brings more than 20 years of commercial real estate appraisal experience.  Prior to joining Partner Valuation Advisors, he served as Senior Vice President at JLL Valuation Advisory. 

In his role at Partner Valuation Advisors, Mr. Vigoren focuses on appraisal and consulting services for commercial asset valuations. His background includes the valuation of real estate for multiple applications including lending, portfolio valuations, investment advisory services, and market rent studies. He has experience appraising a variety of property types such as regional malls, lifestyle centers, triple net properties, restaurants, office properties, medical office buildings, industrial properties, self-storage, cold-storage, manufactured housing communities, limited and full-service lodging/hospitality properties, multifamily, student housing, and residential and commercial subdivision development sites. 

Ms. Dreher is based in Texas and will serve as a Vice President of Partner Valuation Advisors. In this role, she will focus on the analysis and preparation of appraisals and consulting assignments. Ms. Dreher has been actively engaged in real estate valuation and consulting since 2018. She brings experience in three core property types, retail, office, and industrial. She has appraised shopping centers, shopping malls, office buildings, and industrial facilities.

Mr. Nicholson is based in Chicago and will serve as a Vice President at Partner Valuation Advisors. Mr. Nicholson brings more than five years of commercial real estate appraisal experience, including serving as an Associate at JLL Valuation Advisory. Throughout Mr. Nicholson’s appraisal career, he has appraised industrial, office, retail, and multi-housing assets across the United States. Over the past several years, Mr. Nicholson has begun to specialize in appraising manufactured housing communities (MHC) and conventional multifamily assets. 


About Partner Valuation Advisors

Partner Valuation Advisors is a Chicago-based affiliate company of Partner Engineering and Science, Inc. The valuation enterprise was introduced in 2022 with the formation of a new team of leaders focused on performing commercial real estate valuations nationally for investors, lenders, and real estate occupiers. The team is led by Brandon Nunnink, CFA, and Eric Enloe, MAI, CRE, FRICS. Please visit us online at


About Partner Engineering and Science, Inc.

Partner is the most trusted choice for 3rd party due diligence and consulting in the commercial real estate industry, providing full-service engineering, environmental and energy services throughout the Americas, Europe, and around the globe. With a multidisciplinary approach, Partner serves clients at all stages from initial due diligence and design to development and construction, as well as the ongoing maintenance and optimization of a real estate asset. 


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