Baheri RICHARD J. MELISKA, PRINCIPAL, ISA-AM
Rich performs all personal property appraisals and manages estate liquidation engagements on behalf of Essex Estate Services clients. Rich is an Accredited Member of the International Society of Appraisers (ISA). His career spans more than 25 years in the banking industry in client relationship management positions with many of the major Chicago and New York-based banks. He holds an MBA in quantitative methods from Loyola University of Chicago. He is a licensed Illinois CPA, a Certified Treasury Manager and a licensed Illinois auctioneer.
Rich is a member of the Chicago Estate Planning Council and the North Shore Society of Estate Planning Professionals. He previously served on the Board of Evanston Rotary and as Executive Board Treasurer of the Evanston History Center at the Charles Gates Dawes House, Evanston, IL.