John Wasmuth

Professional Resume
John Wasmuth, AACI, P. App., P. Ag

Academic Qualifications and Continuing Professional Development (CPD)

  • B.Sc. in Agriculture, University of Alberta, 1974
  • Professional Agrologist (P.Ag.), Alberta Institute of Agrologists, 1979
  • Accredited Appraiser Canadian Institute (AACI), Appraisal Institute of Canada, 1985
  • Dale Carnegie course in human relations, 1991
  • “Arbitration – The Law and Practice”, Alberta Arbitration & Mediation Society, 1992
  • Maintain the Continuing Professional Development (CPD)requirements of AIA
  • Maintain the CPD Program requirements of AIC
  • Licensed Appraiser, Real Estate Council of Alberta


  • Appraisal Institute of Canada (AIC)
  • Alberta Institute of Agrologists (AIA)
  • International Right of Way Association (IRWA)
  • Agricultural Institute of Canada
  • Alberta Agricultural Economics Association
  • Alberta Arbitration and Mediation Society
  • Alberta Expropriation Association (AEA)
  • Alberta Association of Surface Land Agents (AASLA)
  • Economics Society of Northern Alberta
  • Rotary Club of Morinville – President (2012-2013)

Professional Activities

  • Alberta Institute of Agrologists
    Edmonton Branch President (1990-1991)
    Edmonton Branch Treasurer (1987-88, 1986-87)
  • Alberta Expropriation Association
    President (2002-03)
    Treasurer (1992-93, 1993-94, 1994-95, 1995-96, 1996-97)
  • Alberta Agricultural Economics Association
    Membership Committee Chair (1988-1989)
  • Alberta Association of Surface Land Agents
    Treasurer (1992-93, 1993-94)
    Education Committee Chair (1990, 1991 and 1992)

Career Experience

2001 to Present
President, Canadian Resource Valuation Group Inc.

Involved in real estate appraisal, market analyses, personal injury loss assessments, First Nation Land Claims assessments, agrology, and agricultural litigation support.


1991 – 2001
Senior Vice President, Galagan MacAllister Associates Inc.,

Involved in litigation support, economic analyses, personal injury loss assessments, real property appraisal, land use planning, agrology, farm management and finance and general practice service


1979 – 1991
Principal (two years) Manager (seven years) and Consultant (Three years), Deloitte & Touche Management Consultants.

Provided specialized business advisory services in the areas of litigation support, economics, real estate valuation, farm and business management and financial management.


1978 – 1979
Loan Review Officer, Farm Credit Canada.

Involved in reviewing loan proposals, making loan recommendations, staff training, farm financial consulting and research.


1974 – 1978
Credit Advisor, Farm Credit Canada.

Responsible for all lending, administration and financial services within several Western Canada field offices.

Prior to 1974
Technical Assistant for the Research Council of Alberta.

Participated in several soil surveys and laboratory soil analyses.


Spent one year in the Accountant Trainees program with a major Chartered Bank.