Laura Stevens Receives ASA Designation

Laura J. Stevens, CFA, ASA, vice president of Mercer Capital, has earned the right to use the Accredited Senior Appraiser (ASA) designation in the business valuation discipline by the American Society of Appraisers.

Due to its rigorous criteria in education, experience, and professionalism, the ASA credential is recognized as the global mark of excellence in the valuation and appraisal profession.

“During my tenure as a business appraiser, I’ve had the opportunity and the pleasure to work with a number of ASAs, whom I admire as some of the foremost thinkers and practitioners in our industry,” says Laura, “I’m excited to join this group and look forward to upholding the high standards and quality of work that are characteristic of the ASA.”

Laura is a senior member of Mercer Capital’s Depository Institutions practice. She also leads Mercer Capital’s Agriculture industry team and provides corporate valuation services to operating companies. She also holds the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) designation from the CFA Institute.

Mercer Capital is a business valuation and financial advisory firm serving a national client base. We offer a broad range of consulting, valuation, and financial advisory services, including financial institution valuation, financial reporting and tax valuation, M&A advisory, fairness and solvency opinions, ESOP valuation services, and litigation support.