Our Staff

Mike B. Kotarba, Managing Partner/Project Manager

  • 25 years of experience.
  • Broker-in-Charge and Certified Appraiser.
  • Former NCDOT Appraiser and Negotiator for 3 years.
  • Strong Background in Right of Way Acquisition which includes: Project Management, Right of Way Acquisition, Eminent Domain Appraising, and Review Appraising. On the Qualified NCDOT Right of Way Consultant, Reviewer & Appraiser lists. Managed numerous large projects, Bridge Projects, Expert Witness for NCDOT.

Judy Joines, CPM/Project Manager/Quality Control

  • 30 years of experience.
  • Certified Public Manager.
  • Former NCDOT State Negotiator, Rail ROW Coordinator, and Right of Way Agent.
  • Strong background in Project Management. Managed several projects across state

Anthony “Tony” Adams, Senior Appraiser/Acquisition/Relocation Agent

  • 21 years of experience.
  • Certified General Appraiser.
  • Former NCDOT Appraiser, Negotiator and Relocation Agent.
  • Strong background in negotiating unusual, difficult, and complex claims.

Darrin Riddle, Senior Acquisition/Relocation Agent

  • 28 years of experience.
  • Active NC Real Estate Broker; Trainee Real Estate Appraiser; NC General Contractor with over 30 years’ experience.
  • Former NCDOT Appraiser, Negotiator and Relocation Agent.
  • Extensive background in Right of Way Acquisition.

John Williamson, Senior Relocation Specialist

  • 42 years of experience.
  • Former NCDOT Manager of Right of Way for 14 years, State Relocation Agent for 5 years, and former Assistant State Relocation Agent for 8 years.
  • Strong background in procedures and policies pertaining to Relocation Assistance, Acquisitions, Appraising, and Right of Way Project Management. Highly experienced in the Uniform Relocation Act.

Jaime Inscoe, Project Administrator/Planning

Melanie Santiago, Accounts Receivable/Office Manager

Kathy Hill, Accounts Payable/Technology Manager