Gene is a member of the Ohio Auctioneers Association, the National Auctioneers Association, the Ohio Association of Realtors, and the National Association of Realtors, and the Stark County Association of Realtors. Gene is also a member of the Farm Bureau. Gene is accredited with the Certified Auctioneers Institute (C.A.I) designation and is also licensed as an auctioneer in the state of Pennsylvania.
Gene is involved locally in his church and community. He is a real estate specialist and is very knowledgeable in evaluating homes, estates, land, farms and other assets.