Carrie is an active appraiser and consultant of fine art with over twelve years experience in the field. Carrie holds a B.S. with honors from the University of Tennessee with an emphasis in fine art, and a Master of Arts in Art History with honors from the University of South Florida. Carrie's area of specialization is Old Master Paintings with a concentration in Italian Renaissance art. Carrie attended the Center for Academic Programs Abroad (CAPA) in Florence, Italy, studying the arts and architecture of Renaissance Italy as well as Italian Language. Carrie is an Accredited Member of the American Society of Appraisers (ASA) as well as the Appraisers Association of America (AAA). Prior to founding Veritas, Carrie has held positions with the Harris Bank Corporate Art Collection in Chicago IL, the Old Master Painting Department at the St. Petersburg, FL Museum of Fine Arts, Curatorial Department Assistant at the Ringling Museum of Art in Sarasota, FL.
In addition to her interest in Italian Renaissance Art, Carrie also has a passion for working with clients involving the restitution of Nazi looted art. For more information, see the "Services" tab in this website.
Carrie is conversant and has reading knowledge of Italian.
Rachel Christophe Baker
Senior Appraiser, Consultant
Liza Oliver is a PhD candidate in the Department of Art History at Northwestern University. Her areas of specialization are 18th- and 19th-century European and South Asian art, and 17th-century Dutch Art. Specifically, her research focuses on the history of art and collecting related to French mercantile, imperial, and colonial expansion in the Mediterranean and India. She has received grants from the Fulbright Program, the American Institute of Indian Studies, and the Embassy of France. Prior to coming to Northwestern, she received a Master's degree in Art History from the University of South Florida, and worked for several years as Archivist of Northern European Art at the National Gallery of Art in Washington, DC. She is fluent in French, proficient in Italian, and has a reading knowledge of Dutch and Tamil.
Kimberly D. Petreman
Kimberly has over fifteen years experience in office technology and accounting. Her previous experience with a reputable law firm included the oversight and implementation of various office procedures such as billing, collectibles, payroll, acting as a certified notary public, deposits, and data input. Kim also has extensive courthouse experience holding positions for the Mayor as well as Chief Deputy Clerk.
Veritas is partnered with a vast network of Accredited Appraisers all over the country. Through these partnerships, Veritas can provide appraisal / consultation services for a wide variety of objects related to personal property. Please do not hesitate to contact us with questions.