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Our Staff
Sharon Desfor
Sharon Desfor, ASA, is Chairman of the Board and Owner of HeliValue$, Inc., the world’s most trusted helicopter appraisal firm, and publisher of The Official Helicopter Blue Book®, the accepted standard for helicopter resale pricing information. Sharon is an Accredited Senior Appraiser of the ASA. She currently serves on the ASA... [READ MORE]
Jason Kmiecik
Jason Kmiecik, ASA, is President of HeliValue$, Inc.  He is responsible for the execution and management of HeliValue$' corporate business strategy, internal appraisal processes and programming of proprietary algorithms, appraiser staff, and primary editor of The Official Helicopter Blue Book®. He frequently consults in... [READ MORE]
Sue Kandefer
Vice President
Sue Kandefer is HeliValue$’ Vice President.  Her role involves, HR management duties, preparation of company policies and procedures, maintaining financial records, and supervising the quality of financial reporting for the organization.  Sue manages client services while overseeing and coordinating the daily operations of the... [READ MORE]
Carol Busch
Staff Appraiser
Carol Busch, ASA, is a Staff Appraiser for HeliValue$, working on current Fair Market Value appraisals for single ships and fleets and continuing her training for additional types of appraisals. In June 2013 she received her accreditation from the American Society of Appraisers. She is an Accredited Senior Appraiser of the... [READ MORE]
Lindsay Moore
Marketing & Communications
Lindsay Moore joined HeliValue$ in December of 2011 as Client Services, and has since then worked as Operations Assistant, assisting our appraisers with data analysis, organization and coordination of appraisal tasks, and quality reviews. Recently she was promoted to the position of Marketing and Communications. She is responsible for... [READ MORE]
Kelly Foster
Client Services
Kelly is responsible for HeliValue$ Client Services. She joined HeliValue$ in 2013 and has been answering questions and assisting customers with our website, job preparation, invoices, payments, account information, and HeliValues$ products and services. Along with the multitude of client service duties, she also assists and supports the Vice... [READ MORE]
Ralph Rosenbrock
Senior Technical Advisor
Ralph Rosenbrock is the Senior Technical Advisor of The Official Helicopter Blue Book®. Ralph is a member and past chairman of the HAI Economics Committee. He served as a Director of the Helicopter Foundation International for many years. Ralph is a member of the International Society of Air Safety Investigators and is a past President of the... [READ MORE]
Barry Desfor
Barry D. Desfor is the founder of HeliValue$, Inc.  Barry spent 20 years as the chief editor and publisher of The Official Helicopter Blue Book®, the worldwide standard for helicopter resale values. During his tenure with the Blue Book, he instituted the principals and standards of helicopter appraising, determining the primary... [READ MORE]
Andy Sawyer
Appraiser Technician
Andy Sawyer, AM, started with HeliValue$ in January of 2015 following his military career as an Airframes Instructor for the US Marine Corps.  He graduated Milwaukee Area Technical Schools's Power Plant program and is currently working toward his Airframe & Power Plant License.  He received is accredited member status from... [READ MORE]