Certified appraisers in Norwich NY

At Somich & Associates, Inc., our dedicated residential and land appraisers have been in the business for around 20 years. We offer Tri-County appraisals. Meet our team!

Kyle Cashman

Kyle Cashman Kyle is a Business Economics graduate of SUNY Cortland and is in his third year of employment with Somich & Associates. His love of real estate led him to becoming an appraiser. The things he appreciate most about his job are traveling around upstate New York, enjoying the scenery, and meeting new people on a daily basis. In his free time, Kyle likes to golf, play baseball and is a hard core Yankees fan. He's also a member of the Norwich Elks Lodge. Kyle's positive, upbeat attitude and dedication to his job makes him a valuable asset to our appraisal firm.

Noah Bateman

Noah Bateman An essential member of our Somich & Associates team is Appraiser, Noah Bateman. His outgoing personality and social skills make him one of the friendliest & easiest guys to talk to. Noah is a graduate of Manhattanville College, receiving his BA degree in May of 2005. He's an avid sports fan and still enjoys playing soccer, tennis, and golf. Noah gives back to his community by serving on the Board of Directors for the Chenango County Chargers Soccer Club. He also enjoys his role as a weekly Trivia Night MC for a local establishment & has hosted several fundraising events. Noah takes pride in his work & attention to detail is one of his greatest strengths. For a job well done, he prefers high-fives over hugs!

Bryan Smith

Bryan Smith

Somich & Associates is pleased to have Bryan Smith as part of our Appraisal Team since May of 2018. He's a graduate of the Oxford Academy High School and holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Coastal Carolina University. Bryan is a resident of Chenango County is married with three children. In his free time, he loves to golf and he's an avid reader. Bryan also thoroughly enjoys doing many activities with his son including playing sports, yard work and riding the tractor.
Bryan is a self-starter with a strong work ethic. He does quality work and his friendly, easy going disposition makes him a joy to work with. Bryan says what he enjoys most about his job is the interaction with our colleagues during the appraisal process and seeing the wide variety of residential homes located in Central New York.

Jami Brown

Jami Brown The Office Manager at our Appraisal Firm is Jami Brown. She joined the team after moving from Iowa to New York in February 2017. Her main responsibility is to ensure all of our appraisal deadlines are met by managing the workflow of the office. Jami works directly with homeowners and Realtors to schedule the appraisal appointments and handles all incoming calls and emails. Jami has a B.A. Degree in Business Management from William Penn University. She’s an active member at the Norwich Elks Lodge and is also an Independent Scentsy Consultant. When Jami is not at the office, she enjoys the outdoors, gardening and spending time with her husband, Steve. The office runs efficiently under Jami’s guidance and direction. Her organization skills and interaction with customers is something she excels at and we’re fortunate to have her on our team.

Cathy Rickard

Cathy Rickard Somich & Associates is very fortunate to have Cathy Rickard as part of our staff since April of 2018. She’s a jack of all trades willing to help in the office where ever needed. Whether it’s scheduling appraisal appointments, addressing revision requests or researching properties for upcoming appraisals, she does it with extreme professionalism. Cathy also serves as the Human Resources Coordinator for our growing team. Cathy’s years of experience in an office setting and easy to talk to personality makes her a valuable asset. Her eagerness to learn new details about the appraisal business to better serve our clients and appraisers is to be commended. She is a lifelong Chenango County resident and has been married for 39 years to her husband, Ed. They have two children & two granddaughters. She spends her free time quilting and finds great joy in gifting her completed projects. Our team is stronger because of Cathy’s presence & we certainly appreciate her dedication.

Proudly Serving the Following Counties: Broome, Chenango, Cortland, Delaware, Herkimer, Madison, Otsego, Oneida, Schoharie, Tompkins.