John Kirby has joined the Valuation & Advisory group at Cushman & Wakefield of Arizona, Inc. as Director.

Kirby has 11 years of experience in commercial real estate appraisal-related work, including litigation support. He previously worked at CBRE, where he was a Senior Appraiser for six years. Kirby also was a commercial appraiser with the Scott Niebling Valuation Group in Phoenix.

“John is an integral addition to our V&A group in the Phoenix office,” said Jo Dance, MAI, CCIM, Managing Director | Regional Manager for Cushman & Wakefield of Arizona. “His skills enhance our existing staff of experienced appraisers as we strive to provide best in class services to our clients.”

Kirby is a Certified General Real Estate Appraiser in Arizona, New Mexico and Nevada, and holds an Arizona State Real Estate license.

A native of California, Kirby earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Anthropology from California State University in Fullerton.