Owner & President
R.D. Becker Valuation
Robert D. Becker is the owner and president of R.D. Becker Valuation LLC, which focuses on large-scale industrial, commercial and agricultural properties. Robert holds a Certified General License in Illinois, Indiana and Missouri. He holds the Appraisal Institutes MAI and SRA designations. In addition to the Appraisal Institutes premier designations, he holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Finance from Eastern Illinois University.
Robert has worked with Coles County in completing a county-wide commercial and industrial reassessment since 2015. In total, Robert has been in the appraisal industry for 15 years, focusing on commercial and industrial properties.
Robert served as Mattoon Street Commissioner from 2011 to 2013; where he helped manage the city’s $35 million budget. During his tenure, he supervised the initial stages of a $20 million sewer project and initiated the city’s first comprehensive plan since 1964.
Giving back to the community is one of Robert’s passion and does so through Mattoon Rotary and St. Jude. Through Rotary, Robert received the rookie of the year award, served two terms on the board of directors, served as club president and is a two-time Paul Harris Fellow. He also volunteers at the local food pantry, Backpack Ministry and Habitat for Humanity. In 2010, he received the 20 under 40 Award for service and contribution to the community. Robert resides in Trilla, IL with his wife Kristin; where they are devoted parents to their son Jackson. Robert looks forward to sharing his knowledge.