The American Society of Appraisers is an international organization of appraisal professionals. Members represent all disciplines, including Machinery and Technical Specialties (MTS). The MTS discipline includes members who perform market or liquidation value appraisals for various purposes such as sale, acquisition, ad valorem tax, eminent domain, collateralization, insurance or residual forecasting. Kirk C. Waibel is a fully accredited member of the American Society of Appraisers. He holds an MTS Accredited Senior Appraiser (ASA) designation.