Meet Our Team
Louis C. Wren, MAI, SRA is the Principal and Senior Partner of Wren Appraisal, L.C. Louis started his appraisal career in 1968. He has earned the MAI and SRA designations through the Appraisal Institute, as well as the utmost in respect from his many peers, banking institutions and clients.
He is an Iowa General Certified and Illinois General Certified Appraiser. As well, he holds an Iowa Real Estate Brokers license. He subscribes to the Employee Relocation Council, and is a member of the National Association of Realtors. He has participated in numerous appraisal seminars as well as broker and appraisal roundtables. He has been asked to speak to groups of Realtors and lenders regarding appraisal topics. He actively participates in local and regional AI committees and is a past president of the Iowa chapter of the Appraisal Institute’s forerunner, the American Institute of Real Estate Appraisers.
Heather J. Wren, SRA is a Partner of Wren Appraisal, L.C. Heather's appraisal career started after graduating from the University of Iowa in 1992. She has earned her SRA designation in 2007 through the Appraisal Institute, and is working toward her MAI designation. She is an Iowa General Certified and Illinois General Certified Appraiser. Heather is currently an appraiser for the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) in Clinton, Scott, Muscatine Counties in Iowa and Rock Island County in Illinois. She is also an approved FHA appraiser.
Broadening her experience, she also has two years of experience appraising in the Kansas City metro area, a major Midwestern urban center. Heather has been an invited guest lecturer as
well as instructor for appraisal requirements of Veteran's Administration guidelines. She is proud to carry on the family tradition of providing appraisal excellence.
Laura M. Oldfather, SRA is an appraiser with Wren Appraisal, L.C. Laura's career with Wren Appraisal began in 1995 as an admininstrative assistant quickly moving into the role of research assistant and analyst.
She later earned her SRA designation in 2007 through the Appraisal Institute. She is an Iowa General Certified and Illinois General Certified Appraiser. Laura has also earned her certification with the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) for Clinton, Scott, Muscatine Counties in Iowa and Rock Island County in Illinois. Laura achieved her Associate of Arts Degree from Ball State University in 1977.
Norma has been a partner of Wren Appraisal since it's inception. Norma has played an active role in the management and supports the firm as a Research Analyst.
Theresa is responsible for the organization and coordination of office operations, procedures and resources to facilitate organizational effectiveness and efficiency. Theresa joined Wren Appraisal in 2008.
Christine is responsible for Wren Appraisals brand identity development and go-to-market strategy including collateral, website and social-media development.