To lead our valuation team, OPC welcomes Steve Parent, PMP, SR/WA, MAI, SRA, AI-GRS, AI-RRS.

A highly-respected industry executive, Steve’s background includes strategic planning, engineering, business development, program and project management, appraisal, commercial brokerage, and real estate investment.  Steve has managed or appraised more than 1,500 properties affected by public projects such as transportation; heavy, light and high-speed rail; gas and electric transmission; water, and levies. He previously served as President of the Appraisal Institute’s Sacramento chapter, and is the current Valuation Chair for both the Los Angeles and Sacramento chapters of International Right of Way Association (IRWA). Prior to joining OPC, Steve served as Director at Bender Rosenthal, Inc. (BRI).