David E. Cogdill, Jr. President/CFO

        David began his appraisal career in 1993, when he came to Cogdill and Giomi as an associate appraiser and researcher. He soon expanded his practice to include commercial, industrial, residential, and agricultural properties. David has developed an expertise in a variety of specialized valuation scenarios including lending, estate planning, insurance, and litigation matters.

        David is an associate member of the Appraisal Institute, and is certified by the "California Bureua of Real Estate Appraisers" as a general real estate appraiser. He also has a real estate broker's license issued by the California Department of Real Estate.

        David is well versed in all modern appraisal methods and maintains a regimented continuing education program through the Appraisal Institute. He has testified as an expert witness in various hearings for municipal court and superior court in the state of California.

        David and his wife Carrie, live in Modesto and have two children. In addition to his professional interests, David has been active in the community, having served on the City of Modesto Planning Commission from 2011-2015, and was elected to the Modesto City Council. In his spare time, David enjoys fishing, hunting, camping, and hiking.


Associate of Arts- Modesto Junior College
Bachelor of Arts- California State University Stanislaus


Associate Member- Appraisal Institute
Central Valley Association of Realtors
Modesto Chamber of Commerce


Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, issued by the State of California,
State of California License No: AG025634

Real Estate Broker License, issued by Department of Real Estate,
State of California License No: 01262881