Shelby French was born in Dallas, Texas, 1962. Shelby graduated in 1986 from North Texas Sate University, Denton, Texas, receiving a Bachelor of Business Administration in real estate and finance. He began his professional career as a broker assistant in the Dallas office of Marcus & Millichap. Thereafter, Shelby joined Hunsicker Appraisal Company where he performed appraisal assignments on a wide variety of commercial properties throughout the state of Texas. While employed by Hunsicker, he earned his MAI designation from the Appraisal Institute.
Shelby has a total of 21 years experience representing clients in ad valorem property tax matters and related real estate consulting services. Prior to joining Cantrell McCulloch, Inc., he was employed for 13 years as a senior consultant with the Marvin F. Poer Company where he oversaw a real estate portfolio valued in excess of $1.7 billion. Over the last three years, Shelby produced over $13 million in tax savings on behalf of clients.
- North Texas State University, Denton, TX (BBA in Real Estate and Finance)
Professional Designations & Affiliations
Member, Appraisal Institute, MAI
Texas Real Estate Broker License
Certified General Real Estate Appraiser, State of Texas
Licensed Property Tax Consultant, State of Texas
Texas Association of Property Tax Professionals (TAPTP)