Kathryn Minard, ISA CAPP is a Certified Appraiser of Personal Property specializing in fine art, current Chair of Designation and Review and former Canadian instructor in Appraisal Studies with the International Society of Appraisers. Ms. Minard has served on the Art Advisory Committee of the McMichael Canadian Art Collection, the Board of Trustees of the Textile Museum of Canada, and as a Special Advisor to the Canadian Cultural Property Export Review Board.

She is the owner and president of Contemporary Fine Art Services Inc., doing business as Art The firm has provided independent appraisal, research, advisory and collection management services to private, institutional and corporate collectors since 1981.

Ms. Minard’s qualifications as an appraiser meet the Personal Property Appraiser Qualifications Criteria established by the Appraiser Qualifications Board of The Appraisal Foundation and the requalification requirements of the International Society of Appraisers and the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice.