Founder and President
Mark Oliver founded Service 1st Valuation and Settlement Services in 2007 to fill a void for truly objective, independent appraisals and valuation services. Prior to starting Service 1st, he served in a variety of roles at Nationwide Appraisal Services Corporation including president and chief operating officer as well as senior vice president of sales and marketing. He was the senior executive in charge of sales, operations, finance, customer service, and HR, and reported to the chairman and CEO as well as the board of directors. In 2004, Mark led the sale of the company to Capital Title Group where he served until 2005 as a divisional president responsible for marketing, sales, and the acquisition/integration of REAS (Real Estate Appraisal Services) from Citizens Financial Group.
Mark began his career as a sales and service specialist for Mellon Bank in 1992. He holds a BA in Political Science from Westminster College. Most importantly, he is a devoted husband and proud father of five.