Professional Profile: Theodore Rummel 2016
Name: Theodore Rummel - 2016
Title: President CT Chapter of the Appraisal Institute
Company: Webster Bank NA
Location: 185 Asylum Street, Fifth Floor, Hartford, CT
Birthplace: Johnstown, PA
Family: Wife – Cindy; children Derek and Damon
College: UConn., BS and MBA Finance and Real Estate
First job outside of appraisal: Gas station attendant, mason’s tender, and carpenter.
First job in the appraisal field: Appraiser for John F. Rowlson Co.
What do you do now and what are your future chapter plans: I have inherited and assembled a highly talented team of directors, committee chairs and members that I will lead and work with in protecting the integrity of the public trust in the real estate appraisal profession, providing the highest quality real estate appraisal education and attracting new members to the Conn. Chapter of AI. I would like to recognize our executive director, Jacqueline Beauchaine, for her 25 years of service to the chapter.
Hobbies: Cut trees down for firewood
Favorite book: Anything by Lee Child
Favorite movie: “Indiana Jones”
Person you most emulate: John Leary, MAI of Leary Consulting and Valuation
Key to success: Work hard and be lucky
If you were to choose another vocation, what would it be: Construction manager