LaValley completes certification process

BEDFORD – Managing Director and Valuation Expert Scott LaValley, MSFS,CFP, CVA, CRPC, ChFC, CLU with The Baldwin & Clarke Companies has successfully completed the certification process with the National Association of Certified Valuators and Analysts (NACVA) to earn the Certified Valuation Analyst (CVA) credential. The CVA credential is granted only to qualified individuals with considerable professional experience in the field of business valuation.

"The CVA designation is an indication to the business, professional and legal communities that recipients have met NACVA’s rigorous standards of professionalism, expertise, objectivity and integrity in the field of business valuation, financial consulting and related consulting disciplines," stated Parnell Black, MBA, CPA, CVA, chief executive officer of NACVA.

"NACVA’s CVA designation is the only valuation credential accredited by the National Commission for Certifying Agencies (NCCA), the accreditation body of the Institute for Credentialing Excellence (ICE)." Black added.

To become accredited by NACVA, the candidate is required to successfully complete an intensive training and testing process. Those who have earned the CVA credential must be recertified every three years in order to maintain their credential.

"Scott LaValley has been a highly valued member of our Baldwin & Clarke team and an important resource for our clients for over 30 years," said Peter Clarke. "Scott’s newly earned CVA credential adds even more bandwidth to his already impressive skillset."