Shawn E. Wilson, MAI, is the owner of Compass Real Estate Consulting, Inc., in Lakeland, Florida. Ms. Wilson is a Florida State-Certified General Real Estate Appraiser with over 22 years of eminent domain and litigation–related appraisal experience. She has provided real estate appraisal services in over 29 Florida counties, and has authored articles and presentations on appraisal topics. She has appraised numerous properties with valuation issues pertaining to trees and landscaping, including plant nurseries, citrus groves, citrus nurseries, and blueberry farms. Ms. Wilson is a member of the Appraisal Institute and the International Right-of-Way association, and is past president of the Association of Eminent Domain Professionals. She has experience appraising vacant urban land, vacant rural land, improved properties, special use properties and partial interests. Ms. Wilson has been qualified and presented testimony as an expert witness in the circuit courts of Seminole, Orange, Sarasota, Manatee, Polk, DeSoto, Pasco, Lee, Volusia, and Hillsborough counties, as well as in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court.