Our Staff


Jack Christy – CAI, MPPA, CES, BAS

Education and Training: Graduate of Certified Auctioneers Institute- 3 year study, Indiana Auctioneer since 1975, Associate Degree in Business Administration from Ball State University, Ongoing continued education through Indiana Auctioneers Association and National Auctioneers Association, USPAP Certified, Graduate of Dale Carnegie Training. Graduate of Benefit Auction Specialist, Master designation in personal property appraisals. Current Speaker for Toastmasters International.

Professional Membership: Indiana Auctioneers Association, National Auctioneers Association, Graduate Assistance from Dale Carnegie.

Professional Designation: CAI – Certified Auctioneers Institute, GPPA – Graduate Personal Property Appraiser from the National Auctioneers Association, CES – Certified Estate Specialist, USPAP – Master Certified Personal Property Appraiser, GA – Graduate Assistant from Dale Carnegie, CAGA certified appraiser.

Experience: Jack recieved his auctioneering license in1975.  Exposure to auction business as a youth working in the livestock auctions where he gained practical experience. Retail store owner for over 18 years. Serves as an expert witness in State and Federal Court, owner and President of Christy’s of Indiana, Inc. Auction and Realty, Judge for the Indiana State Fair for Antiques and Collectibles, Instructor for Indiana and National Auctioneers Association, Reppert School of Auctioneering Instructor of the Certified Auctioneers Institute. Co-author of Benefit Auction Specialist, Serving on 8 foundation and charity boards, Rupert’s Kids, Caring Place, Frankfort Camp, Innnerlight Ministry, Southport Presbyterian Foundation, Serve on several boards as advisor, Speaker in many church’s for the Gideon’s International.

Awards: Jack served as president of the Indiana Auctioneers Association in 1996, Winner of the 1990 Hoosier Bid Calling State Championship awarded from IAA, Outstanding Service Award with Optimist International in 2000, Inducted into the Indiana Auctioneers Association Hall of Fame in November 2000, 

Jack and his wife Teresa have been married for 43 years and have 2 children Melissa Davis and Jack Christy Jr.  They have 9 grandchildren.

Contact Jack Christy at (317) 784-0000 or info@christys.com


Robert Christy

  • OPERATIONS MANAGER
  • (317) 784-0000

Bob is one of the owners of Christy’s of Indiana Inc. Auction and Realty. He has been an active auctioneer since 1996. Bob enjoys working with the public and provides a personal service to the community. Bob serves as the Operations Manager- maintaining the fleet of trucks, trailers and warehouses at Christy’s of Indiana.

Bob also works closely with specialty accounts, including churches, universities and local businesses to liquidate their surplus inventory or retired equipment. Bob also helps with charity benefits and fundraisers.


Phillip Christy — CAI, AARE

Phil Christy has been an active auctioneer since 1984. He specializes in marketing personal items, collections, and single and multi-dwelling properties. He currently holds a Principal Broker’s License with Christy’s Realty and has successfully completed a three year course at Indiana University, receiving the C.A.I. designation, specializing in Estate and Residential properties.

Education & Special Training: Graduate of Certified Auctioneers Institute; Graduate of the Real Estate Certification Program through Indiana University; Ongoing Continuing Education with real estate and auction topics; Graduate of Accredited Auctioneer of Real Estate Program.

Professional Membership: Indiana Auctioneers Association, National Auctioneers Association, National Federation of Independent Businesses, Certified Auctioneers Institute, Indiana Association of Realtors, National Association of Realtors, MIBOR, Masonic Lodge, Murat Shrine Clown , and Indianapolis Scottish Rite.

Professional Designation: CAI – Certified Auctioneers Institute, Real Estate Broker, 1991 Indiana Auctioneers Association District 7 Chairman, and Notary Public. AARE Designation – Accredited Auctioneer of Real Estate

Experience: Phil is Owner and Vice President of Christy’s of Indiana Auction and Realty. He has had practical selling and appraising experience since 1984. He has also served as an expert witness in State and Federal Courts.

Awards: 1989 Bid Caller of the Year

Contact Phil Christy at (317) 791-4043 or info@christysrealty.net


Jack Christy, Jr., CAI, ATS, BAS, GPPA

Education: Jack Christy, Jr. is a graduate of Greenwood High School. He continued his education at the ATA Training Academy and became a commercial aircraft mechanic. He attended over 125 classes to fulfill his continuing education and aircraft mechanic licensing requirements. After seven years in the airline business, Jack decided to change his career and enter the auction industry. He is a graduate of Professional Ring man’s Institute, Graduate of Benefit Auction Specialist, Auction Technology Specialist, Certified Auctioneer Institute, and Graduate of Personal Property Appraisal.

Experience: In 2006, Jack earned his auctioneering license after passing the required classes at Reppert School of Auctioneering and the state licensing exam. His specialization is in automobiles, tooling and electronics. Jack currently assists in the instruction at Reppert Auction School. Also Jack serves as the General Manager at Christy’s, he is seasoned in internet sales and computer related skills.

Jack Christy, Jr. resides in Greenwood with his wife Amber and their 5 children He is a third generation auctioneer and son of Jack and Teresa Christy. 

Contact Jack Christy, Jr. at (317) 319-7048 or jackjr@christys.com


Melissa Davis — CAI, BAS

Education: Melissa is a licensed Auctioneer and Real Estate Broker for the state of Indiana. She is a third generation auctioneer and a Ball State graduate with a Bachelor’s Degree in finance with a specialization in real estate. She also completed the Accredited Auctioneer of Real Estate, Certified Auction Institute, and the Benefit Specialist Designation Courses.

Experience: Melissa has held a Real Estate licensed since 1997. Previously she worked for community banks in management and loan origination before joining the Christy’s staff. Currently, Melissa assists in marketing real estate and personal property auctions, as well as, performing as a ring person, auctioneer and real estate broker. Her main focus is fundraising consulting with non-profits to maximize their profitability. Melissa is the president and owner of Reppert Auction School.

Professional Memberships: Member of Metropolitan Indianapolis Board of REALTORS®, Member of Indiana Association of REALTORS®, Member of National Association of REALTORS®, Member of National Auctioneers Association, Member of Indiana Auctioneers Association, Past President of the Indiana Auctioneers Association.

Melissa Davis resides in Indianapolis with her husband and four children and is the daughter of Teresa and Jack Christy. www.reppertschool.com

Contact Melissa Davis at (317) 370-6911 or info@christysrealty.net


Pastor Tim McNamee

  • Chaplin, SWAT Program

Pastor Tim and Kathy McNamee are the founding and Senior pastors of Cityview Church. For the past 25 years, they have dedicated themselves to serving the lost and hurting people in the inner-city of Indianapolis.  Working along side their family and loyal staff and workers, thousands have heard the Gospel and received the Salvation of Christ through this ministry.  Cityview has partnered with churches and businesses across the state of Indiana to make sure that those struggling in poverty can know the love of Jesus Christ and have the hope that only He can offer. We are the church outside the four walls.

 


SWAT stands for Servants With A Testimony and is an 18 month program run by Cityview Church that takes homeless men off the streets to rehabilitate them through relationship with God. Christys partners with Cityview by providing work and service opportunities that help the men develop a good work ethic and learn the value of serving others. This partnership is having a profound impact on the lives of these men as they work to become productive members of our communities.


Mike Verloop

  • AUCTIONEER, APPRAISER

Col. Randal J. Hause — ASCA, CAGA

  • AUCTIONEER, APPRAISER


Dan Baker

  • AUCTIONEER


Jim Pauly

  • AUCTIONEER


Wade Findley

  • AUCTIONEER

Mike Mensendiek

  • AUCTIONEER



Tom Bauremeister

  • AUCTIONEER

Jimmy Wainscott

  • AUCTIONEER


Sharon Moran

  • SCHEDULING, ONLINE SALES


Teresa Christy

  • Office Manager


Nick Lewis

  • CREW LEADER

David Linville

  • CREW LEADER



Micah Rumsey

  • CREW LEADER

OFFICERS
Jack L Christy, CAI, BAS, CES, MPPA
Robert Christy
Phillip Christy, CAI, AARE

FULL TIME AUCTIONEERS
Jack L Christy Jr., CAI, ATS, BAS, GPPA
Melissa Davis, CAI, BAS
Mike Verloop
Col. Randal J. Hause, ASCA, CAGA
Jim Pauly

AUCTIONEERS
Dan Baker
Wade Findley
Mike Mensendiek
Tom Baurermeister
Zach Burgess
Jimmy Wainscott

OFFICE STAFF
Teresa Christy
Sharon Moran
Sandy Baurermeister
Hilda Muler 


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